Wildlife Estates Scotland (WES)
Membership details for Wildlife Estates Scotland
Wildife Estates Scotland aims to promote the best game and wildlife management practices, build recognition and raise standards within the industry.
WES is a national version of the EU Wildlife Estates (WE) initiative and fits directly within the Scottish Government's Land Use Strategy.
Having Acoura carry out your WES inspection has a number of tangible benefits. Benefits can include:
- Demonstration of commitment to best practice and conservation
- Potential to improve or develop a 'wildlife products economy'
- Encouragement of private sector investment in rural areas
- Practical year-round technical support from Acoura staff
Acoura has worked closely with Wildlife Estates Scotland in the development of the scheme, ensuring it is both practical and effective.
Assessment for this scheme covers a number of different areas including adoption of wildlife management plans, maintaining species and habitat records, conservation and collaborative work and integration with other land management activities.
Contact us for more details about the scheme.