Briefing prepared ahead of the Scottish Government consultation on a draft Land Use Strategy for Scotland, 2016-2021 LINK Briefing ahead of LUS consultation Nov 2015
The Land Group takes a strategic overview of LINK’s input to all land related policy and advocacy work, mainly delivered via Subgroups. In 2016-17 its priorities are:
- Developing a vision for Scottish agriculture via the Food and Farming Subgroup and promoting it.
- Implementation of Land Use Strategy principles across the Land Reform agenda, while ensuring landscape has sufficient priority in decisions on land use, via a Subgroup.
- Helping to mainstream Scotland’s Biodiversity Strategy via the Wildlife Subgroup.