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Map view

State of the Environment report maps

Click on one of the topics below to view our pre-selected map layer

Air Water Land People and the Environment

Get more out of the map view

We publish over 200 map layers from 13 partner organisations across Scotland. They can be viewed individually or as a combination of map layers.

Finding data is easy – use the search dialogue option to locate map layers by place, feature or national grid reference or use the geolocate function to search data according to your current location.

Most recently added Map View data

Discover new map layers on our Map - including

Light pollution (NOAA) - March 2016
Species conservation – grey squirrel control (FCS) - Dec 2015
Predator control for Capercaillie (FCS) - Dec 2015
Predator control for Black Grouse (FCS) - Feb 2016
Suitability for pollinators (bees) (JHI) - Feb 2016

Map help

More detailed instructions on how to use the map view are available here. Learn how to streamline your searches, explore the data behind the map layers and identify features and places of interest near you. We also have a YouTube video showing how to carry out both themed and advanced map searches.