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Working within Government

Scottish Natural Heritage is funded through the Environment and Forestry Directorate of Scottish Government external site . We provide advice and information to Ministers on a range of issues relating to the nature and landscapes of Scotland. We also work with the UK Government and the European Commission. In addition to our work with Government, we also regularly work with a wide range of other bodies from the public sector.

Hen Harrier project officer holding a Hen Harrier chick.  ©Lorne Gill/SNH. For information on reproduction rights contact the Scottish Natural Heritage Image Library on Tel. 01738 444177 or www.snh.gov.uk/copyright/

Joint Nature Conservation Committee

JNCC acts on behalf of SNH when advice is required on issues wider than Scotland

Central Scotland Green Network logo. ©SNH. For information on reproduction rights contact the Scottish Natural Heritage Image Library on Tel. 01738 444177 or www.snh.gov.uk/copyright

CSGN

SNH is a partner in delivering the Central Scotland Green Network

Walker and cyclists on a footpath at Gartmorn Dam LNR. ©Lorne Gill/SNH. For information on reproduction rights contact the Scottish Natural Heritage Image Library on Tel. 01738 444177 or www.snh.gov.uk/copyright/

National performance framework

SNH's work supports the vision, objectives and outcomes sought by Scottish Government

Birrenswark hill.  ©Lorne Gill/SNH.For information on reproduction rights contact the Scottish Natural Heritage Image Library on Tel. 01738 444177 or www.snh.gov.uk/copyright/

SEARS

We collaborate with a range of organisations to deliver Scotland's Environmental and Rural Services, an integrated service for rural customers

Farmland in Strathmore. ©Lorne Gill/SNH. For information on reproduction rights contact the Scottish Natural Heritage Image Library on Tel. 01738 444177 or www.snh.gov.uk/copyright

SRDP

The 2014-20 Scottish Rural Development Programme (SRDP) is the programme of funding for rural areas in Scotland.

Red deer stag (Cervus elaphus). ©Lorne Gill/SNH. For information on reproduction rights contact the Scottish Natural Heritage Image Library on Tel. 01738 444177 or www.snh.gov.uk/copyright

DCS Merger

The Deer Commission for Scotland merged with Scottish Natural Heritage on 1 August 2010

© Lorne Gill/SNH. For information on reproduction rights contact the Scottish Natural Heritage Image Library on Tel. 01738 444177 or www.snh.gov.uk/copyright/

Working with local government

SNH acts as an adviser to local authorities on a wide range of issues

Scots pine regeneration at Rothiemurchus in the Cairngorms. © Lorne Gill/SNH. For information on reproduction rights contact the Scottish Natural Heritage Image Library on Tel. 01738 444177 or www.snh.gov.uk/copyright/

National Parks

SNH advises Ministers on proposals for national parks, and has an ongoing role in advising National Park Authorities

Scottish Parliament  © Scottish Parliamentary Corporate Body 2012. Licensed under the Open Scottish Parliament Licence v1.0 For information on reproduction rights contact the Scottish Natural Heritage Image Library on Tel. 01738 444177 or www.snh.gov.uk/copyright

Working with the Scottish Parliament

Find current areas of the Scottish Parliament legislative programme of relevance to SNH.

Bottlenosed Dolphins in the Moray Firth.  ©Lorne Gill/SNH. For information on reproduction rights contact the Scottish Natural Heritage Image Library on Tel. 01738 444177 or www.snh.gov.uk/copyright/

Working with the European Union

SNH often makes an input to the development of policy and legislation at EU level

SNH Concordat publications. ©Lorne Gill/SNH. For information on reproduction rights contact the Scottish Natural Heritage Image Library on Tel. 01738 444177 or www.snh.gov.uk/copyright/

Joint Working

Find out how SNH works with others to jointly deliver some projects and aims. Our agreements, concordats and statements of intent are listed here

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