Scottish Association for Marine Science

Scottish Association for Marine Science, Oban, Argyll, Scotland PA37 1QA

Established: 1884

Organisation type: Research/academic institution
Geographical scope: Global
Member countries: United Kingdom
Participating countries: Canada, Chile, China, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Japan, Korea, Democratic People\'S Republic Of, Malaysia, Mauritius, Netherlands, Norway, Peru, Philippines, Tanzania, United Republic Of, United States
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Organisation’s vision:

To discover new knowledge about our oceans, communicate this through education and public engagement and apply it to solve some of the greatest challenges facing our planet.

Organisation’s mission:

Through our core activities of research, education and innovation we aim to:

To enhance SAMS' reputation for research excellence

Provide soluitions for industry and society for sustainable seas

Inspire and train future generations

Increase the impact and influence of our science

Support our scientists with professional infrastructure and processes

Organisation’s objectives (if different from the Mission):