Shipping movements around Shetland

  • Richard L. Shelmerdine (Presenter)

Activity: KE and Outreach activitiesTypes of Public engagement and outreach - Festival/Exhibition


A poster presentation highlighting vessel traffic information around Shetland obtained from vessel AIS data and what information AIS can provide. The poster also highlights how AIS information can be integrated into the Shetland Marine Spatial Plan. The NAFC Marine Centre collates, processes, and analyses AIS data for around Shetland. The poster was presented at a one-off public event held at NAFC Marine Centre.
Period25 Apr 2014


  • AIS
  • Vessel tracking
  • Marine Spatial Plan