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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-16764: Claudia Beamish (South Scotland)

Scottish Labour

Date lodged: 24 May 2018

To ask the Scottish Government what the implications will be for the delivery of the Scottish Biodiversity Strategy on the National Forest Estate of the proposed restructuring of Forest Enterprise Scotland.

Answered by: Fergus Ewing 14 June 2018

The integration of FES Specialist Environmental advisors into the land management planning activity will allow for the creation of more comprehensive plans and give FES the opportunity to deliver, at a landscape scale, more environmental outcomes which will have a positive implication for the delivery of the Scottish Biodiversity Strategy.