6 Reserved matters are those which the
UK Government has control
over and are set out in Schedule 5 of the Scotland Act 1998.
Examples include immigration, tax, national security, energy policy
8 The Stern Review of the Economics of Climate Change,
13 Based on the threats and opportunities identified for
Scotland in the Climate Change Risk Assessment and other credible
evidence sources to identify the key consequences for Scotland.
22 Scottish and Northern Ireland Forum For Environmental
23 For further information, see Adaptation Scotland
27 Centre of Expertise for Waters,
31 Including the Scottish Environment Protection Agency,
Forestry Commission Scotland, Historic Scotland and Scottish
Natural Heritage who have developed climate change actions plans
and have worked together to identify synergies for taking action
35 Extract from
Climate Change Risk Assessment for Scotland.
45 A new Programme will be produced to address impacts
identified for Scotland in progressive
every 5 years.
46 The area of land which is climatically suitable for a
particular species or habitat.
47 Flooding results in the washing of nutrients into
freshwater and shallow marine environments, causing algal
48 Type A are those which supply 50 or more people,
supply ten or more cubic meters of water per day or supply any kind
of public or commercial activity.
49 Society of Chief Officers of Transportation in
Contingencies Act 2004
51 Differential Social Impacts of Climate Change in the
UK Climate Projections
projections show the changes that can be expected across the
UK, including Scotland,
during the rest of this century.
57 Small and Medium Enterprises