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2007: SAC Response to the RSE Inquiry on Hill and Island Areas

Based on a survey of relevant SAC staff and a review of available literature, this document comprises the SAC response to the RSE Inquiry into the future of Scotland's hill and island areas. The response focuses on the drivers of change; the attributes of Scotland’s hill and island areas; how change in agriculture, forestry and tourism may affect the economies of these areas; the impact of changes to land use and ownership on the landscape, environment, housing and communities; the implications of climate change; and the policies, financial instruments and institutional arrangements available. 

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SAC Response to the RSE Inquiry on Hill and Island Areas

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