Scotland's Forestry Strategy 2019-2029 draft: strategic environmental assessment (SEA)

Findings of the strategic environmental assessment (SEA) of the consultation draft of Scotland's Forestry Strategy 2019-2029.

List of Abbreviations

AQMA Air Quality Management Area
CA Consultation Authority/ies
CAP Common Agricultural Policy
CBD Convention on Biological Diversity
CCC Committee on Climate Change
CO2 Carbon Dioxide
EC European Commission
EIA Environmental Impact Assessment
EU European Union
EU ETS European Union Emissions Trading Scheme
FSC Forest Stewardship Council
GDL Gardens and Designed Landscapes
HES Historic Environment Scotland
LRRS The Land Rights and Responsibilities Statement
LUS The Land Use Strategy
MtCO2e Metric tons carbon dioxide equivalent
NPF3 National Planning Framework 3
PEFC Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification
PM10 Particulate matter of diameter less than or equal to 10 micrometres
PPS Plans, programmes, and strategies
RBMP River Basin Management Plan
RPP Low Carbon Scotland: Meeting our Emissions Reduction Targets 2010 – 2022: Report on Proposals and Policies
RPP2 Low Carbon Scotland: Meeting our Emissions Reduction Targets 2013 – 2027: The Second Report on Proposals and Policies
SAC Special Area(s) of Conservation
SEA Strategic Environmental Assessment
SEPA Scottish Environment Protection Agency
SFM Sustainable Forest Management
SFS Scottish Forestry Strategy
SG Scottish Government
SNH Scottish Natural Heritage
SPA Special Protection Area(s)
SPP Scottish Planning Policy
SRDP Scottish Rural Development Programme
SSSI Site(s) of Special Scientific Interest
The 2005 Act The Environmental Assessment (Scotland) Act 2005
UK United Kingdom
UKWAS UK Woodland Assurance Scheme
UNCED United Nations Conference on Environment and Development
UNFCCC United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change


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