PROPOSED South Pabay Seaweed Farm:

KelpCrofting have applied to the Scottish Government for a marine licence to establish seaweed farm in the waters of South Pabay (Inner Sound, Isle of Skye). Prior to applying for the licence, and in line with legislation, KelpCrofting undertook a Pre-Application Consultation (PAC) to seek the views of stakeholders on the proposed development. As part of this process a public meeting took take place on the 3rd July 2020 at 16:30 hrs (BST). Due to COVID-19 restrictions this meeting took place online. The marine licence application is currently being reviewed by the Scottish Government. Please email us at info@kelpcrofting.com if you would like to discuss the proposal. 

The Q&A Document can be downloaded HERE.

The public briefing document can be downloaded HERE (V.2)


(Left) Proposed site boundary area, indicated by the  blue rectangle. Provisional coordinates for the  four boundary corners are:

A)   57.15.975N, 005.51.245W; 

B)   57.16.148N, 005.50.832W; 

C)  57.16.042N, 005.50.676W; 

D)   57.15.868N, 005.51.093W