§ Mr. Dalyell
To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment who is to represent the United Kingdom at the Scientific Advisory Body of Biodiversity convention in Paris in September. 
§ Mr. Atkins
The UK delegation for the first meeting of the Subsidiary Body on scientific, technical and 487W technological advice of the biodiversity convention will be led by my Department with appropriate scientific support. I will write to the hon. Gentleman when the composition of the delegation has been decided.