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Useful links and resources
Scottish Countryside Rangers' Association - ranger competency framework
Visitor Management Strategy for Scotland
Better Places Fund - Evaluation Report - March 2022
Better Places Fund 2022 projects
Better Places Fund 2021 projects
NatureScot – a policy statement on rangering in Scotland
Management for People 2004 – useful guide, some references are dated but gives a sound basis for visitor management planning.
Scottish Outdoor Access Code – including supplementary information and guidance on camping, fires and litter.
National Access Forum Guidance: Managing camping with tents in Scotland under the Land Reform (Scotland) Act 2003 (guide published in 2021).
Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park Authority
Cairngorms National Park Authority
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