James Harrison appointed to NatureScot board

James Harrison appointed to NatureScot board

Professor James Harrison

Edinburgh Law School’s Professor James Harrison has been appointed as a member of the board of NatureScot.

A professor of environmental law, his academic work focuses on the way in which law contributes to promoting a cleaner and healthier environment for all, and he has a particular interest in the role of national and international law in the protection of the marine environment.

Alongside his academic work, Professor Harrison has worked with organisations, both in Scotland and internationally, to increase knowledge and understanding of environmental law and policy, and to improve its implementation in practice.

NatureScot is an executive non-departmental public body which advises the Scottish government on all aspects of nature and landscape across Scotland.  NatureScot’s role is to help secure the sustainable management of Scotland’s natural heritage for the benefit of all.

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