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Consideration of climatic factors within Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA)

Published: 19 Mar 2010
Directorate:
Environment and Forestry Directorate
Part of:
Environment and climate change
ISBN:
9780755978748

Guidance on the consideration of climatic factors within Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA), developed by the Scottish Environmental Protection Agency (SEPA).

26 page PDF

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26 page PDF

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Contents
Consideration of climatic factors within Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA)
Footnotes

26 page PDF

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Footnotes

  1. Public Bodies are defined in the Climate Change (Scotland) Act 2009 as those bodies which are included in Schedule 1 of the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.
  2. http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Resource/Doc/175776/0086006.xls
  3. Smith, P. Ecosse - estimating carbon in organic soils; sequestration and emissions. 2007. Edinburgh, Scottish Executive.
  4. Bradley, R. I., Milne, R., Bell, J., Lilly, A., Jordan, C. and Higgins, A. (2005) A soil carbon and land use database for the United Kingdom. Soil Use and Management 21, 363-369.
  5. http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Resource/Doc/175776/0086006.xls
  6. Source: SNIFFER Handbook of Climate Trends Across Scotland SNIFFER (2006) Handbook of Climate Trends across Scotland and Scotland's seas: towards understanding their state http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Publications/2008/04/03093608/0
  7. Current global greenhouse gas emissions continue to increase. If this continues it will put us on a trajectory to the medium or high emission scenarios.