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What does SMRU stand for?

SMRU stands for Sea Mammal Research Unit (University of St. Andrews; St. Andrews, UK)


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Scientists at the Sea Mammal Research Unit at St Andrews University had known propellers were killing the mammals but could not work out what was attracting them to the danger off the coast of Scotland.
The project, based on Siemens Mobile technology, will involve the University of St Andrews Sea Mammal Research Unit (SMRU), a world leader in the study of seal ecology, developing special tags which will collect and relay dive and position information from grey seals and 'text message' the data back to St Andrews when they return to land after feeding trips.
Scot land's env i ronment secretary, Richard Lochhead, has called in the Sea Mammal Research Unit at St Andrews University to investigate.
The Sea Mammal Research Unit warned the islands' population of common seals has dropped by more than a third to fewer than 4,000 since 1997.