1.9 Abbreviations

ALGAO — Association of Local Government Archaeological Officers

FAME — Federation of Archaeological Managers and Employers

HER — Historic Environment Record

HES — Historic Environment Scotland

LCAs — Landscape Character Assessments

LCT — Landscape Character Types

LDP — Local Development Plans

LiDAR — Light Detection and Ranging

LUP — Late Upper Palaeolithic

LVIA — Landscape and Visual Impact Assessment

MPGS — Main Postglacial Shoreline

NMRS — National Monuments Record for Scotland

NMS — National Museum of Scotland

NPPG — National Planning Policy Guideline

NRHE — National Record of the Historic Environment

OPIT — Our Place in Time

OS — Ordnance Survey

OSA — Old Statistical Account

PAN — Planning Advice Note

PKARF — Perth and Kinross Archaeological Research Framework

PKHT — Perth and Kinross Heritage Trust

PMAG — Perth Museum and Art Gallery

PSAS — Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland

PSNS — Perthshire Society of Natural Science

RCAHMS — Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland (now HES)

SAS — Scotland’s Archaeology Strategy

ScAPA Scotland’s Archaeological Periods and Ages

ScARF — Scottish Archaeological Research Framework

ScRAPScotland’s Rock Art Project

SDD — Scottish Development Department

SERF — Strathearn Environs and Royal Forteviot

SMR — Sites and Monuments Records

SNH — Scottish Natural Heritage

STUA — Scottish Trust for Underwater Archaeology

SUAT — The Scottish Urban Archaeological Trust

TAFAC — Tayside and Fife Archaeological Committee

TayLP — Tay Landscape Partnership