Sixteenth century salt pans, Brora, East Sutherland

Images © Tom Dawson/The SCAPE Trust

Climate change threatens thousands of sites around Scotland’s coast. Citizen Scientists participating in the Scotland’s Coastal Heritage at Risk Project help to direct research towards locally-valued sites; and by working collaboratively, communities and heritage professionals can seize the opportunity to rescue archaeological evidence in advance of destruction.

See more in Marine & Maritime – Challenges and Future Directions 

This case study was originally part of the ScARF poster at the 2014 IfA conference. The entire poster can downloaded as a pdf  (11MB).