Using participatory GIS to record where people value and use around the Shetland Coastline

Project Details


As part of ongoing work for the Shetland Islands' Marine Spatial Plan a coastal character assessment has been created for Shetland. This project has been running parallel to the work collecting data on where people use and value around Shetland's coastline, how often they visit the coast, what they like to do there and any problems that stops them using the coast.
Short titleUsing pGIS in Shetland
Effective start/end date5/01/15 → …


Shetland Islands' Marine Spatial Plan

Rachel Shucksmith (Participant) & Charlotte Slater (Participant)

Impact: Public policy Impacts, Cultural Impacts, Economic Impacts, Other Impacts, Quality of life Impacts, Social Impacts, REF case study development