“We know that illegal activity places further stress on legitimate operators – especially where services are being pushed through social media and other channels.”
On Tuesday Wednesday and Thursday due to a combination of the high tides and surge there is a risk of flooding from the sea to low lying land, roads and properties.
Over 90% of businesses in Scotland comply with environmental regulations according to the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA).
Coastal flooding is possible in Orkney on Sunday and Monday as a result of a surge combined with large waves
There is a risk of flooding in coastal areas from Saturday evening, and during Sunday and Monday.
Today we are placing a particular focus on communities around the Ayrshire coast, Orkney, the Moray Firth, and along the east coast of Aberdeenshire and Angus.
There is a risk of significant coastal flooding on Monday and Tuesday due to higher than usual tides and large waves.
The ‘Scapa Flow Aquaculture Water Quality Impact Modelling Assessment’ has been designed to improve understanding of the water quality impacts arising from existing and proposed fish farms in Scapa Flow.
A band of heavy rain will move across the Orkney Islands overnight on Friday.
Heavy and thundery showers are expected to drift close to Orkney overnight through into Monday morning.