Date lodged: 30 May 2017
To ask the Scottish Government what action it is taking to improve the quality of rivers.
Answered by: Roseanna Cunningham 14 June 2017
Scotland’s River Basin Management Plans, published in December 2015, set out objectives for improvement of Scotland's water environment. At present 63% of water bodies in Scotland are at ‘good’ or better status and the Plans set out particular actions to support further improvements.