Major boost for Scotland’s red squirrels thanks to National Lottery funding

The Trust has been awarded a grant of £2.46 million from the Heritage Lottery Fund for the Saving Scotland’s Red Squirrels – Developing Community Action project. 

In at the deep end: Highland pupils complete snorkel training

Sixteen school pupils from Ullapool, Lochinver and Dundonnell have successfully completed training to become ‘Dolphin Snorkelers’ 

Montrose Basin Visitor Centre reopens after revamp

Montrose Basin Visitor Centre has reopened following a successful enhancement project. 

New bridge at Balgavies Loch reserve

Hardworking volunteers have replaced a bridge over a burn at Balgavies Loch Wildlife Reserve near Forfar.  
9th Feb 2017Projects

Trust celebrates continued support from players of People’s Postcode Lottery

The Scottish Wildlife Trust is delighted to have attended the 2017 People’s Postcode Lottery annual Charity Gala where it was announced that £66.3 million was awarded to charities and good causes in 2016. 

Vote for beavers in BBC Countryfile Magazine Awards

Members of the public are being asked to give their backing to beavers in the BBC Countryfile Magazine Awards. The Eurasian beaver is one of four species shortlisted in the ‘Wildlife Success Story’ category following its successful reintrod

Further action needed on Scotland’s Climate Change Plan

The Scottish Wildlife Trust has welcomed ambitious proposals for reducing Scotland’s carbon emissions, but has also highlighted seven areas where further action is needed.  

The high cost of clearing up after fly-tippers

Fly-tippers and litter bugs who dump their rubbish on wildlife reserves are costing the Trust around £15,000 per year.
5th Jan 2017Reserves

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