The Westminster and Holyrood Governments have recently published a number of reports that may contain useful information for scientists. These include:
This Scottish Government plan “aims to provide a framework to help create an environment which is attractive, accessible and safe for cycling.”
Biological Sciences/Environmental Science
Scottish Government plan about achieving a sustainable and healthy population of honey bees for pollination and honey production in Scotland.
Tackling diffuse water pollution in England [link goes to PDF file]
Environment Agency report on tackling diffuse pollution in England’s water bodies. Diffuse pollution is caused by contaminants from “dispersed sources, such as agricultural land and road run-off”.
A selective review of research literature on the extent of childhood exposure to, and experience of, culture and science and subsequent adult cultural or science participation.
Statistics on the UK’s economy, industry, society and demography.
Information on research and development (R&D) undertaken by the business, higher education and government sectors in Scotland in 2008.