Prof. Marian Scott appointed to the Joint Nature Conservation Committee (JNCC)

Monday 5th February, 2018

Three new independent members have been appointed to the Joint Committee - including Professor Marian Scott. The appointments took effect from 15th December 2017 and run for three years.

The JNCC was established in the Natural Environment and Rural Communities Act (2006) as a non-departmental public body. The JNCC advises the UK Government and Devolved Administrations of Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales on UK-wide and international nature conservation.

For morning information about the JNCC please visit their website at