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Cèilidhean a’ tighinn chun nan àiteachan nàdarra as àlainne an Alba

18 July, 2019

’S e àiteachan iongantach a th’ anns na Teàrmainn Nàdair Nàiseanta againn aig àm sam bith den bhliadhna. As t-samhradh-sa ge-tà tha adhbhar eile ann tadhal orra. Tha Dualchas Nàdair na h-Alba (SNH) a’ dèanamh fiughair ri com-pàirteachas còmhla ri Fèis Rois a thaisbeanas cuirmean-ciùil beò am measg seallaidhean ’s fuaimean sònraichte ar saoghail nàdarraich.

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Ceilidhs to come to Scotland’s most beautiful natural places

18 July, 2019

Scotland’s National Nature Reserves (NNRs) are special places to visit at any time of the year. However, this summer there is an extra attraction. Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) is excited to partner with Fèis Rois to provide live music performances amongst the incredible sights and sounds of our natural world.

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SNH launch General Licence consultation

17 July, 2019

Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) has announced it will launch a 12-week consultation about wild birds today.

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Ainmean-àite Èirisgeigh gan comharrachadh

10 July, 2019

Tha 300 ainm-àite Èirisgeach a’ nochdadh ann an leabhran dà-chànanach ùr bho Dhualchas Nàdair na h-Alba (SNH).

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A celebration of Eriskay’s place-names

10 July, 2019

A staggering 300 Eriskay place-names feature in a new bilingual booklet from Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH).

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Oldest-ever tern found on Scottish nature reserve

08 July, 2019

Remains of a seabird found on Forvie National Nature Reserve have been confirmed as the UK’s oldest ever recorded Arctic tern.

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Oldest-ever tern found on north-east Scotland nature reserve

08 July, 2019

Remains of a seabird found on the nearby Forvie National Nature Reserve have been confirmed as the UK’s oldest ever recorded Arctic tern.

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Visitors urged to discover the unique landscape of the North West Highlands

04 July, 2019

A popular tourist route has been given a makeover to help visitors explore its unique landscape and geology.

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Dunes at Menie golf course may lose protected status

28 June, 2019

The dunes on the Trump International Golf Course on Menie Estate may lose their status as a nationally important protected wildlife site, after consideration of the scientific evidence by Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH).

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More support for Orkney farmers tackling greylag geese

27 June, 2019

Scottish Natural Heritage today announced a comprehensive package of measures to help Orkney farmers and crofters tackle crop damage by greylag geese.

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