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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-06043: Claudia Beamish (South Scotland)

Scottish Labour

Date lodged: 13 January 2017

To ask the Scottish Government how much (a) Forestry Commission Scotland and (b) Scottish Natural Heritage has spent directly on deer management in culling and fencing on public land in each of the last five years.

Answered by: Roseanna Cunningham 27 January 2017

Details are as follows:

a) Forestry Commission Scotland

Year

Culling

Fencing

2011-12

£3.049m

£0.894m

2012-13

£3.286m

£1.492m

2013-14

£3.288m

£0.711m

2014-15

£3.722m

£0.753m

2015-16

£3.763m

£0.656m

Details are as follows:

b) Scottish Natural Heritage

 

2011-12

2012-13

2013-14

2014-15

2015-16

Direct

expenditure

£69,900

£23,700

£39,400

£24,470

£55,540

Staff costs

£140,207

£140,207

£141,417

£147,844

£156,371

Sub total

£210,107

£163,907

£180,817

£172,314

£211,911

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fencing

£-

£-

£16,000

£-

£10,000

TOTAL

£210,107

£163,907

£196,817

£172,314

£221,911