Our Common Ground Accord

Our Common Ground Accord sets a standard for respectful behaviour throughout the upland deer management sector. Organisations, companies and groups involved in discussions around upland deer management in Scotland are invited to become signatories, to commit to working within the spirit of the accord.

The Accord can be downloaded here .

Signatories to the Our Common Ground Accord are:

Argyll Coast and Countryside Trust
Association of Deer Management Groups
Atholl Estates
BASC Scotland
Bidwells
Cairngorms National Park Authority
Caorann
Chetwynd Rural
Confor
Deer Management and Conservation Services Ltd
Forestry and Land Scotland
Future Woodlands Scotland
Highlands Rewilding
James Hutton Institute
John Muir Trust
Knoydart Forest Trust
Knoydart Foundation
Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park Authority
National Trust for Scotland
NatureScot
NFUS
Plantlife Scotland
RSPB Scotland
SCOTLAND: The Big Picture
Scottish Gamekeepers Association
Scottish Land and Estates
Scottish Venison
Scottish Wildlife Trust
Scottish Woodlands
SRUC
The European Nature Trust
The Royal Scottish Forestry Society
Trees for Life
Woodland Trust Scotland

If your organisation or company is actively engaged in upland deer management and wishes to be a signatory to Our Common Ground Accord, please contact info@thecommongroundforum.scot for more details.