BBC Radio Shetland 'Beyond the Briggistanes' - new non-native sea-squirt in Shetland

Press/Media: Research


Interview for BBC Radio Shetland on the arrival of a novel marine non-native species in Shetland, discovered through the Shetland Biosecurity Plan monitoring work carried out at UHI Shetland. 

Period21 Mar 2024

Media contributions


Media contributions

  • TitleBeyond the Briggistanes
    Degree of recognitionRegional
    Media name/outletBBC Radio Shetland
    Media typeRadio
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    DescriptionBeyond Da Briggistanes returns for the last episode of the season! In this episode Val Turner and Eva Runciman hop aboard two exciting vessels in Lerwick Harbour, hear about a new invasive species found in local waters, make their own bird feeders and learn how to photograph the night sky.
    PersonsRebecca Giesler


  • invasive species