07 February, 2020
Eleven species of birds, including rooks, great black-backed gulls and collared doves will have stronger protection from April 1, when they will be removed from General Licences, Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) announced today.
06 February, 2020
Chief Executive of Scottish Natural Heritage, Francesca Osowska commented on the funding for peatland restoration announced in today's Scottish Government budget:
03 February, 2020
Public concern about biodiversity may be on the rise, a new survey suggests.
01 February, 2020
Scientists have developed a world-first method to help understand and conserve genetic diversity in some of our most iconic wild species.
31 January, 2020
Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) has rejected an appeal against a general licence restriction by Leadhills Estate in South Lanarkshire today (31 January). The decision was made on the basis of evidence of wildlife crime against birds provided by Police Scotland.
30 January, 2020
Communities are being encouraged to share their views on the future management of Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) around the islands.
30 January, 2020
Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) is encouraging people to celebrate World Wetlands Day on Sunday February 2 with a visit to one of Scotland’s wonderful wetland sites.
23 January, 2020
Budding applicants are being encouraged to submit ambitious ideas to improve habitats, safeguard species and tackle the causes of biodiversity loss in the final weeks of the latest round of the Biodiversity Challenge Fund.
22 January, 2020
Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) is calling on poets to show their love of nature by writing verses inspired by Tentsmuir National Nature Reserve.