2. Summary of responses
2.1. The Scottish Government received 40 written responses. These will be published alongside the Consultation Report on the Scottish Government website.
2.2. Thirty four of the responses were from organisations; 9 from bodies representing land interest groups; 9 from marine interest groups; 5 from coastal interest groups; 7 from local authorities; 4 from others, including environmental interest groups; and 6 individual responses. Not all respondents addressed all sections in the consultation paper. Sections 4-8 set out the Scottish Government response including any action already taken or proposed in response to the feedback received.