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SNH and farmers work to save rare Highland newt

23 September, 2016

Eggs of a rare species of newt have been found in specially-created ponds on a Black Isle farm in the Highlands.

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Striking findings for Heads Up for Harriers project this year

22 September, 2016

The ‘Heads Up for Harriers’ project has recorded some striking findings this year, despite a noticeable drop in nesting activity compared to last year.

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Ocean Film Festival premiere for St Kilda sea life

21 September, 2016

A short film showcasing the spectacular range of marine life thriving in the seas of the St Kilda World Heritage Site has been published today (Thursday) by Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH).

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Seals take the stage on the Isle of May

21 September, 2016

Grey seals will be in the spotlight on the Isle of May over the weekend of 1 and 2 of October, with a Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) event to give people the chance to see seals basking on the rocks and learn more about their secret lives.

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