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Borders biodiversity projects share £168k nature fund cash

31 July, 2019

Two nature projects will share £168,000 to create better homes for wildlife in the Borders. The projects are among the recipients of Scottish Natural Heritage’s (SNH’s) Biodiversity Challenge Fund.

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Peatland ACTION announces first funding for Outer Hebrides to mark International Bog Day

26 July, 2019

A new peatland restoration project aims to improve water quality, tackle climate change and help protect Black Throated Divers and Great Skua in the Outer Hebrides.

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Five new wildflower trails open across Scotland

25 July, 2019

Five new wildflower trails – designed to benefit Scotland’s vital pollinators – have opened at Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) nature reserves.

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MSP launches campaign to clean up marine plastic in the North East

22 July, 2019

Mairi Gougeon, MSP for Angus North and Mearns, today launched an initiative to encourage people in the North East to battle the effects of marine litter on wildlife.

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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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