The draft National Marine Plan (NMP)
The draft National Marine Plan is a significant step forward for marine management in Scotland. However, there are three major issues that still need to be addressed as the Plan develops. The RSE calls for consideration of how the Plan will be implemented; more detail on how direct conflicts between objectives will be dealt with; and discussion of how the NMP will sit along side European and UK marine policies
Just published. a response to the Scottish Government’s pre-consultation.