Survey vessel, Moder Dy

    Facility/equipment: Vessel

    • Location

      NAFC Marine Centre Port Arthur Scalloway Shetland ZE1 0UN

      United Kingdom

    Equipments Details


    A 13.7 m long MCA area Category 2 workboat with twin Caterpillar engines producing 560 Hp. Maneuverable and economic she is equipped with a hull mounted multibeam echosounder, WASSP WMB-160F, a GeoPulse pinger Sub-Bottom Profiler, drop down video system, and several sediment grab options. She is an ideal survey platform for acoustic surveys/seabed profiling, benthic sampling and surveying, environmental monitoring, and training.

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  • Research Output

    Mapping features to the southeast of the Papa Stour SAC.

    Shelmerdine, R. L. & Mouat, B., Oct 2018, NAFC Marine Centre. 45 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

    Open Access
    31 Downloads (Pure)

    Understanding the effect of scale and resolution on predictive habitat maps

    Shelmerdine, R. L. & Shucksmith, R., 24 Sep 2015. 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    Open Access
  • 180 Downloads (Pure)

    Implications of defining fisheries closed areas based on predicted habitats in Shetland: a proactive and precautionary approach.

    Shelmerdine, R. L., Stone, D., Leslie, B. & Robinson, M., 1 Jan 2014, In : Marine Policy. 43, p. 184-199

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 8 Citations (Scopus)
    41 Downloads (Pure)