28 September, 2021
Two spectacular species were recorded for the first time ever at Tentsmuir National Nature Reserve (NNR) this summer, reports NatureScot.
22 September, 2021
As part of visitor improvements on St Cyrus National Nature Reserve, major works will begin shortly to improve the car park.
22 September, 2021
- Five UK statutory nature agencies call on all parts of society for greater action and investment in nature now.
- Report recommends businesses, organisations, cities and governments adopt targets to become Nature Positive – putting the crises of biodiversity loss and climate change on an equal footing.
- Natural England (NE), Natural Resources Wales (NRW), NatureScot, Northern Ireland Environment Agency (NIEA) and the Joint Nature Conservation Committee (JNCC) recommend nine priority actions to achieve a Nature Positive UK by 2030.
17 September, 2021
An innovative method developed in Scotland to help conserve genetic diversity in wild species is being trialled in Libya thanks to a new collaboration.
10 September, 2021
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09 September, 2021
Numbers of wintering waterbirds have declined overall in Scotland, with waders showing the greatest decrease.
03 September, 2021
Numbers of breeding seabirds in Scotland have declined by almost 50% since the 1980s, a new report shows.
01 September, 2021
Boaters, paddle-boarders and swimmers are being thanked for helping to protect breeding birds at a popular Deeside nature reserve this summer.
18 August, 2021
Scotland’s festival of foraging is returning for 2021, with a programme of exciting in-person and online events for participants of all ages.
17 August, 2021
The number of beavers has more than doubled in Scotland in the last three years to around 1000 animals, according to a NatureScot survey published today (10 August).