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Scotland's Biodiversity: It's in Your Hands - A strategy for the conservation and enhancement of biodiversity in Scotland

DescriptionAn Executive strategy setting out a 25 year framework for action to conserve and enhance of biodiversity in Scotland
ISBN0-7559-4120-9
Official Print Publication Date
Website Publication DateMay 25, 2004

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Scotland's Biodiversity
It's In Your Hands

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A strategy for the conservation and enhancement of biodiversity in Scotland

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Contents

Foreword

Preface

1. Our vision

2. Scotland's biodiversity
2.1
The nature of Scotland's biodiversity
2.2 The value of Scotland's biodiversity
2.3 The state of Scotland's biodiversity
2.4 What are the implications of climate change?

3. Issues and opportunities
3.1
Why does the loss continue?
3.2 What are we trying to achieve?
3.3 How can we achieve it?

4. An agenda for action
4.1
Species & Habitats
4.2 People
4.3 Landscapes & Ecosystems
4.4 Integration & Co-ordination
4.5 Knowledge

5. Delivery
5.1
Everybody has a role
5.2 Individual responsibility
5.3 The public sector
5.4 The private sector
5.5 Guidance, coordination and implementation

6. Reviewing progress
6.1
The Implementation Plans
6.2 The Biodiversity Strategy
6.3 Indicators
6.4 Steering

Acknowledgements

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