Pink-footed geese record at Montrose Basin broken again

The Trust has today announced that the record-breaking number of pink-footed geese at its Montrose Basin Wildlife Reserve has again increased.

Trust welcomes carrier bag charge in Scotland

The Trust has welcomed the introduction of a charge on single-use carrier bags in Scotland. 

Trust Chief Executive speaks on rewilding

Chief Executive of the Scottish Wildlife Trust, Jonny Hughes, has addressed over 1,000 people on the topic of rewilding at an event held by Earthwatch in London this evening.

Record numbers of geese descend on Montrose Basin

A record number of pink-footed geese have descended on the Trust's Montrose Basin Wildlife Reserve.

Trust calls on the public to consider wildlife this winter

The Trust is calling for members of the public to remember wildlife as the autumnal weather begins to take hold.
10th Oct 2014Education, Inspiring

Trust receives funding boost for peatland restoration

The Trust is delighted to announce that it will receive around £130,000 funding for peatland restoration on five of its wildlife reserves: Bankhead Moss, Cander Moss, Carsegowan Moss, Longridge Moss and Red Moss of Netherley.

Birds and the bees could benefit from new farm measures

The Scottish Wildlife Trust has responded to the new so-called ‘greening’ measures announced by the Cabinet Secretary for Rural Affairs, Richard Lochhead. 
25th Sep 2014Breaking news, Policy

50 years back, 50 years forward

First delivered at National Members' Day on 20 September 2014, Chief Executive Jonny Hughes looks back to the beginnings of the Trust 50 years ago, then looks ahead to what the next 50 years has in store for Scotland's wildlife and wild places.

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