05 June, 2019
The Scottish Invasive Species Initiative celebrates Volunteers’ Week this week by extending a special welcome to Gaelic speakers interested in joining the project’s team of volunteers.
05 June, 2019
More than 100 miles of new and improved paths will be created across Scotland as part of a scheme to boost outdoor access.
Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) is celebrating the construction of hundreds of routes through Improving Public Access (IPA), part of the Agri-Environment Climate Scheme.
31 May, 2019
It has been one month since beavers were added to the list of European Protected Species of Animals and protected under Scottish law.
30 May, 2019
30 May 2019 - RSE/SCRR Peter Wilson Lecture - International Leadership for the Environment
A nature-rich future – our best insurance against climate emergency. During her lecture to the Royal Society of Edinburgh, Francesca Osowska, chief executive of Scottish Natural Heritage, outlined what needs to happen to limit the climate change emergency. Her full speech from this evening’s event follows:
22 May, 2019
Over 35 organisations are set to meet today (May 22nd) to address the state of nature in Scotland and agree the next steps needed to tackle biodiversity loss.
21 May, 2019
A 12-week consultation about General Licences will take place later this year, Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) announced today.
19 May, 2019
Sunday, May 19, marks the designation of Loch Carron as a permanent Marine Protected Area (MPA).
16 May, 2019
With increased collisions between deer and vehicles at this time of year, Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) is warning motorists to slow down and be on the lookout for deer on the road.
15 May, 2019
One of Scotland’s most popular nature reserves, Loch Leven, is staging its fun-filled, family-friendly Discovery Day again this year.
13 May, 2019
The majority of Scotland’s natural features are doing well but some face significant challenges from invasive species and other threats, new figures suggest.