09 March, 2022
A year after the popular bird hide on the shores of Loch Leven was destroyed by fire, construction will begin on a replacement.
08 March, 2022
Funding of £600,000 has been announced to support the roll out of green health projects across Scotland.
04 March, 2022
New research reveals that the number of wintering waterbirds in Scotland has continued to decline overall, with mixed fortunes for different species.
25 February, 2022
A new scientific review has advised on measures which could help reverse the fortunes of the iconic capercaillie in Scotland.
22 February, 2022
Projects across Scotland provided crucial help for bees, hoverflies and other pollinators in 2021.
14 February, 2022
JOINT NEWS RELEASE from NatureScot, the Beaver Trust, and Argaty Farms
09 February, 2022
NatureScot has restricted the use of general licences on part of the Invercauld Estate in the Cairngorms National Park.
27 January, 2022
Scots are now spending more time outdoors than they did before the pandemic, and more than half want to take positive action to help the nation’s wildlife.
26 January, 2022
NatureScot has restricted the use of general licences on Lochan Estate in Perthshire. The decision was made on the basis of evidence provided by Police Scotland of wildlife crime against birds.
20 January, 2022
Long-term tree planting at Beinn Eighe National Nature Reserve (NNR) has increased woodland by 41%, helping combat climate change and increasing the biodiversity of the area hugely.