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Morton Lochs road and car park closed next week for improvements

25 August, 2016

Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) will be carrying out works to improve the car park at Morton Lochs next week from Monday to Friday, September 5-9th. Road access will be for residents only and there will be no access to the bird hides during this period.

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Report shows Scotland's seal numbers rise

25 August, 2016

Harbour seal numbers around Scotland’s coast have increased over the last five years following years of decline, according to survey results published today (Thursday) by Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH).

However, the latest counts continue to show a clear east – west divide in fortunes for the protected species.

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Doors Open on the Isle of May

25 August, 2016

There’s a unique chance on the weekend of September 3-4th to see inside the lighthouses and other buildings on the Isle of May National Nature Reserve.

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Scottish wildcats: next phase of official action plan to tackle threats

18 August, 2016

Scotland’s largest official wildcat action project is preparing to step up a gear with the launch of an ambitious neutering scheme aimed at stamping out interbreeding and reducing the risk of disease.

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