National Parks were set up for both people and nature. They provide places for recreation and wellbeing, as well as places for wildlife and nature.
National Parks aim to:
- conserve and enhance the natural beauty, wildlife and cultural heritage
- promote opportunities for the understanding and enjoyment of the special qualities of National Parks
Additionally, National Parks in Scotland aim to:
- promote sustainable use of natural resources of the area
- promote sustainable economic and social development of the area's communities