Plans, Policies and Strategies that affect or influence on biodiversity in Scotland
There are many plans, policies and strategies that impact upon biodiversity at national (UK and Scotland) level, as well as regional and local levels. The main policies are detailed here, but there are many more not listed here which may have an impact on biodiversity and related projects in the area.
Scottish Government :
Applying and Ecosystem Approach to Land Use.
Land Reform (Scotland) Act 2003
National Planning Framework 3
Getting The Best From Our Land: A Land Use Strategy For Scotland 2016 - 2021
Planning and Architecture
Scottish soil framework
Clydeplan : Current Strategic Development Plan.
IUCN Peatland Programme: Peatland Map & Vision.
Scottish Natural Heritage :
South Lanarkshire Council:
Mineral non Statutory Planning Guidance - 2017.
Renewable Energy Supplementary Guidance.
South Lanarkshire Rural Plan.
South Lanarkshire State of the Environment.
South Lanarkshire Sustainable Development Strategy.
South Lanarkshire Transport.
Scottish Forestry : Forestry Strategy