Heriot Watt University Blog

September 8, 2019

Getting DEEP into summer! – A summer of surveys

A number of the Heriot-Watt Scientific dive team have been working tirelessly this summer on the Dornoch Environmental Enhancement Project, DEEP for short. The work this summer has been done in support of the main restoration project […]
August 27, 2019

Capturing the underwater world – Orkney

A month into the academic year the new cohort of master students convene at our Orkney ICIT Campus for a week of work focusing on renewable energies and blue growth. During this week the students […]
March 27, 2018

Ghosts of Scapa Flow…

Heriot Watt Scientific Divers Dr Joanne Porter and Jack Sheehy were members of the Ghostfishing 2017 expedition in Scapa Flow. In this cool video you can see what the team members got up to and […]
January 27, 2018

Molecules Meet Fossils…

The second leg of the Leverhulme Trust Molecules Meet Fossils fieldwork to collect marine Bryozoa from Tasmania, was every bit as successful as the first leg at Heron Island, Great Barrier Reef. The Tasmanian fauna is very different […]