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Scottish Forum letter to the Advisory Group on Economic Recovery

Our Chair, David Watt, recently wrote to the Advisory Group on Economic Recovery, outlining our priorities for a green recovery 
3rd Jun 2020
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Testing natural capital approaches in land-based businesses

Read about the ground-breaking and innovative work of our members who make up the Forum's Sustainable Land Management working group
27th Apr 2020
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Scottish Natural Capital Accounts 2020 published

The Office for National Statistics have published a new report outlining Scotland's Natural Capital Accounts for 2020.
24th Apr 2020
Can Land use deliver more for Scotland- from Buccleuch

GUEST BLOG: Scotland's Natural Capital Asset Index 2020

Guest blog from Tom McKenna, Economist with Scottish Natural Heritage. 
8th Apr 2020
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Scottish Circular Economy Bill 2020

Read the latest on the Circular Economy Bill, as it continues its passage through the Scottish Parliament, as part of the 2019/20 Programme for Government. 
3rd Mar 2020
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Natural Assets become part of future infrastructure development

A  new Infrastructure Commission for Scotland (ICS) report has broadened their definition of infrastructure to include natural assets for the first time. 
17th Feb 2020
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Crown Estate Scotland publish dairy sector trial findings.​

Crown Estate Scotland continue to investigate Natural Capital Protocol applications for land based businesses
10th Feb 2020
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Public Sector Roundtable 2019

The third annual Scottish Forum on Natural Capital Public Sector Roundtable took place in Edinburgh in November of 2019, convened by Scottish Natural Heritage and the Scottish Forum on Natural Capital. 
23rd Jan 2020
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Environmental concerns prominent in World Economic Forum Global Risks Report

The World Economic Forum published their annual Global Risks Report 2020 this January, in which environmental concerns featured more prominently than ever before. 
17th Jan 2020
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Scottish Natural Heritage Natural Capital Accounts Published

Natural Capital Accounts offer new ways for Scottish Natural Heritage to value the monetary value of benefits from their National Nature Reserves
9th Jan 2020