Biodiversity Challenge Fund - Contacts and Resources

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First round of Biodiversity Challenge Fund

The first round of the Biodiversity Challenge Fund aims to support targeted on-the-ground action for priority habitats and species, accelerating efforts that will help Scotland meets its international biodiversity commitments (Aichi targets).

The priorities targets for action are:

  • Habitat loss reduced (Aichi target 5)
  • Sustainable agriculture, aquaculture and forestry (Aichi target 7)
  • Invasive species (Aichi target 9)
  • Ecosystems vulnerable to climate change (Aichi target 10)

You can read about the projects which were successful in the first round of the fund.

Read the latest project press release -
Forestry and Land Scotland - Double boost for freshwater pearl mussels

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