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Monday 13 January 2003
Draft Nature Conservation Bill in Preparation
Consultation scheduled for March 2003
In March 2001, the Scottish Executive published
a policy statement entitled The Nature of Scotland. Consultation
on this document has closed. A summary of consultation responses
to The Nature of Scotland can be downloaded in PDF format by clicking
A draft Nature Conservation Bill, based on this
statement, is currently being prepared. A consultation on the draft
bill has been scheduled for March 2003.
To view the policy statement on the Scottish Executive
website please click here.
Alternatively, the statement can be downloaded in PDF format by
Further Recommended Reading
Scottish Gamekeepers Association Response to the Scottish Executive
Policy Statement "The Nature of Scotland". Land-Care,
13 January 2003. (Click
here to view).