***** The Marine Visitor Centre is now re-open, with new policies and procedures in place to ensure the safety of everyone *****
– Unless exempt, please wear a face covering
– Only one household, or two individuals inside at any time
– For health & safety, we’ve had to modify our displays and minimise our hands-on experience
– Opening days/hours are subject to weekly change – please check our facebook page for most recent updates

The Lamlash Tennis Courts are fully open, on a “pay as you play” basis – please put money in the honesty box at the courts or donate to us online via our website. We are unable to provide equipment at this time, and all players participate at their own risk.

queen scallop

Gimme Shell-ter: Abundance, age/size, structure and fecundity of Pecten maximus and Aequipecten opercularis inside and outside a temperate no take zone., Steadman D.

King and queen scallops were collected and measured inside and outside the Lamlash Bay NTZ. Inside the NTZ both species were older, larger and had a greater exploitable biomass, although there were no differences in abundance and no indication of faster growth in the NTZ.

2013 Steadman Abundance Population Structure Of Scallops Inside Outside A Temperate NTZ