Evaluation of the Regional Land Use Framework Pilots

This report presents results from the evaluation of two local authority led Regional Land Use Framework pilot projects.


Aberdeenshire Council (2013) Aberdeenshire Land Use Strategy Pilot: Stage 1 Report. Aberdeenshire Council. Available at: http://www.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/environment/energy-conservation/aberdeenshire-land-use-strategy-pilot/

Aberdeenshire Council (2015), Land Use Change Issues and Opportunities for Aberdeenshire (2015). Aberdeenshire Council.

Aberdeenshire Council and James Hutton Institute (2015), An interactive tool to support land use decision-making. Available at: http://rlup.hutton.ac.uk/

CAG Consultants (2014), LUS Evaluation Interim Report, CAG Consultants (unpublished).

Consultation Report for Scottish Borders Council on the Tweed Forum-led Stakeholder Engagement, 2014

Davidson, J.1; Birnie, I.1,3; Irvine, R. J.2; Gimona, A.2; Blackstock, K.2; Baggio, A.2; Byg, A.2; Donnelly, D.2; Somevi, J.1; Aalders, I.2; Dunn, S.2 and Sample, J2. (2015), Aberdeenshire Land Use Strategy Pilot: Final Report, Aberdeenshire Council.

Natural Scotland (2011), Applying an Ecosystems Approach to Land Use: Information Note. Scottish Government. Available at: http://www.gov.scot/Publications/2011/03/16083740/1

Scottish Government (2011) Getting the Best from Our land - A Land Use Strategy for Scotland. Available at: http://www.gov.scot/Publications/2011/03/17091927/0

Scottish Government (2013), Project Specification Regional Land Use Framework Pilots. Scottish Government (unpublished)

Scottish Borders Council and Tweed Forum (2015) Scottish Borders Pilot Regional Land Use Framework. Available at: http://www.scotborders.gov.uk/downloads/file/8397/lus_framework

Scottish Borders Council, Tweed Forum and Environment Systems (2015): Land Use Framework Maps.

Tweed Forum (2014), Consultation Report for Scottish Borders Council on the Tweed Forum-led Stakeholder Engagement. Tweed Forum. Available at:


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