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Successful peatland restoration on Rum nature reserve

13 April, 2022

A project to restore peatlands on Rum National Nature Reserve (NNR) is seeing quick results, helping to tackle climate change and improve biodiversity.

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Plana àrd-amasach do nàdar

05 April, 2022

Tha buidheann nàdair na h-Alba NàdarAlba air a lèirsinn airson an ath cheithir bliadhna fhoillseachadh, agus i a’ cur an cèill plana àrd-amasach airson nàdar a dhìon is a leigheas is airson spèis a thoirt dha.

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An ambitious plan for nature

05 April, 2022

Scotland’s nature agency NatureScot has published its vision for the next four years, setting out an ambitious plan to protect, restore and value nature.

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Lessons for nature restoration and rewilding

01 April, 2022

A new report released today examines what lessons can be learned from large-scale nature restoration and rewilding projects in Scotland and beyond.

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New boardwalk extension opened at popular West Lothian nature reserve

31 March, 2022

An extended boardwalk has opened (today) at Blawhorn National Nature Reserve (NNR), giving visitors even more opportunities to explore this fascinating natural area.

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Reminder Media Invite: New boardwalk extension to open at popular West Lothian nature reserve

31 March, 2022

A new boardwalk will be officially opened by NatureScot board member Dr Heather Reid and Blackridge Primary School.

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Media Invite: New boardwalk extension to open at popular West Lothian nature reserve

31 March, 2022

A new boardwalk will be officially opened by NatureScot board member Dr Heather Reid and Blackridge Primary School.

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Visitors asked to avoid water sports at Loch Kinord to protect birds

31 March, 2022

NatureScot is asking people visiting the Muir of Dinnet National Nature Reserve – which receives about 80,000 visitors a year – to stay off Loch Kinord at this sensitive time of year for breeding birds.

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Thousands of pupils benefit from outdoor learning

23 March, 2022

More than 6,000 young people in some of the most disadvantaged areas of Scotland have benefitted from a project to encourage learning outdoors.

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Scotland’s rivers in recovery after £3.7m investment

21 March, 2022

Scotland’s rivers, lochs and wetlands are being restored back to good health, thanks to support from NatureScot’s Biodiversity Challenge Fund.

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