Mara Farming

Mara Seaweed Farming

Proposed Seaweed Farm – Public Consultation

Due to requests from Stakeholders, Mara have secured an in-person venue for the PAC event. 

This will be held on 31st May 2022 at 17:30 – 19:00 at the Lecture Theatre, Arts Building, St. Andrews University, KY16 9AX. Please note that access to and parking for the Arts Building is via The Scores Road. 

The online Pre-application Consultation event will be run at the same time at the venue. So now the PAC event is in-person OR on Zoom. 

The PAC event will offer discussion, charts and plans for their proposed Seaweed Farm. The public event will include an open Q&A session.

People planning to come in person should register by email seaweedfarm@maraseaweed.com.

People planning to join the Zoom event can register here.

Mara Seaweed Ltd (Company number SC390829 - Wynd House, Rankeillor St., Elie, Leven, Scotland, KY9 1D), plans to hold a public Pre-application Consultation event regarding a proposed Marine Licence application for new Algal Farm site, in St. Andrews Bay off Fife east coast. The activity consists of Seaweed Cultivation.

On Tuesday 31st May 2022 at 17:30 – 19:00 Mara Seaweed Ltd will host an online Pre-application Consultation event offering discussion, charts and plans for their proposed Seaweed Farm. The public event will include an open Q&A session.

Join the Zoom here.

The map coordinates for the proposed farm are:

56 ° 23.025 ' N 002 ° 37.256 ' W

56 ° 23.433 ' N 002 ° 35.873 ' W

56 ° 22.587 ' N 002 ° 34.890 ' W

56 ° 22.147 ' N 002 ° 36.315 ' W

 

Representations in respect of the application should be made by email to seaweedfarm@maraseaweed.com and should be received no later than 27th May 2022.

Please note that comments made to these procedures are to the applicant Mara Seaweed Ltd and not to MS-LOT. There will be an opportunity for representations to be made to MS-LOT on the application.

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