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

Scottish Wildlife Trust seeking new Chair of Council

The Scottish Wildlife Trust, Scotland’s leading nature conservation charity, is starting the process of looking for a new Chair of Council to lead the charity into the next decade. 
4th Jan 2017Breaking news

Volunteers clock up 50,000 hours with the Trust in 2016

Our 1,000 volunteers gave an incredible 50,000 hours of their time in 2016. 

Make a New Year’s Resolution for wildlife

If you’re struggling to come up with a New Year’s Resolution here are ten things that you can do to help protect Scotland’s wildlife for the future. 

The long road to Largiebaan

Largiebaan Wildlife Reserve near Campeltown is the second largest managed by the Trust and covers a diverse range of habitats. Reserves Manager Sven Rasmussen had one of his best wildlife spotting days on a trip to the reserve in autumn. 
31st Dec 2016Education

Kingfisher mystery in Montrose

An unusual series of images that appear to show a kingfisher hanging sticklebacks out to dry has stumped wildlife experts. 
26th Dec 2016Conservation, Reserves

Comment on Scotland's Place in Europe

The Trust's Chief Executive Jonny Hughes welcomes the Scottish Government's assurance on long term investment to maintain environmental standards. 
20th Dec 2016Policy, Breaking news

Big improvements coming to Montrose Basin Visitor Centre

The Trust's Montrose Basin Visitor Centre is receiving a revamp at the start of 2017.

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