§ Lord Gordon of Strathblane
asked Her Majesty's Government:
When they will be seeking views on how forestry can contribute to sustainable development, as promised in the consultation paper Opportunities for Change.[HL2971]
§ The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Scottish Office (Lord Sewel)
We have today published a supplementary consultation paper calledThe Sustainable Management of Forests, and a copy is available in the Library. Comments are invited on how forestry can contribute to sustainable development, and these should be sent to the Forestry Commission before 11 September.