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Wildlife Photography: In search of Scotland’s Wildcats, Otters and Eagles

by April 7, 2016

Scotland is home to some truly remarkable wildlife, from red squirrels, red deer and otters to more exotic and elusive...

6 back-to-nature experiences to get into the spring of things

by March 25, 2016

Nature lovers, rejoice! If you didn’t already know that spring is now officially here, the fact that BBC’s SpringWatch is...

Don’t hibernate this winter – have your own Winterwatch break in Scotland

by January 8, 2016

If you were lucky enough to have wings, would you fly to the milder climes of the south to wait...

The annual nature show BBC Winterwatch returns to Scotland in 2016

by January 8, 2016

‘Summertime, and the livin’ is easy (…)’; so the song goes. But when the daylight hours shorten, temperatures decrease and...

The Wild Dolphins of Aberdeen

by July 3, 2014

There’s a new type of dolphin to look out for in Aberdeen this summer. These colourful new inhabitants have unique...

BBC Springwatch – featuring Scotland

by June 2, 2014

Springwatch is back! The BBC’s annual TV series has returned to celebrate its tenth anniversary, showcasing the spectacular native wildlife...

Puffins come home for Puffin Fest

by April 25, 2014

One of the world’s favourite birds is due to take centre stage next month in Scotland’s first ever Puffin Fest!...

The wonderful wildlife of the Moray Firth

by April 4, 2014

Scotland is full of wonderful wildlife havens where you can see a variety of iconic species. There’s red deer in...

Towering above the rest

by April 2, 2014

A gentle amble in the woods can be one of the best ways to escape the chaos of modern life...

Mother’s Day. It’s all about ewe.

by March 28, 2014

Whether you’re taking a gentle stroll around the Scottish countryside in the sunshine or running in terror from a friendly...

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