Coastal Resilience


  • The Sediment Ecology Research Group, led by Prof David Paterson

Scottish Oceans Institute (SOI), School of Biology

The Sediment Ecology Research Group led by Professor David Paterson researches the ecology and function of coastal systems including the effects of anthropogenic stressors from climate change to plastics and pollutants.

Dr Julie Hope on field work in Morecambe Bay examining coastal erosion and biodiversity.
Working on the Eden estuary, August 2021.

Photography: David Paterson