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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-22954: John Finnie (Highlands and Islands)

Scottish Green Party

Date lodged: 2 May 2019

To ask the Scottish Government how many licences for (a) lethal control and (b) non-lethal mitigation measures were issued under the Beaver Management Framework in advance of conferral of European Protected Status on beavers on 1 May 2019.

Answered by: Roseanna Cunningham 16 May 2019

Scottish Natural Heritage issued 27 licences for the lethal control of beavers and 2 licences for non-lethal mitigation measures under the Beaver Management Framework in advance of conferral of European Protected Status on beavers on 1 May 2019.