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Community-built eco bunkhouse opens on Rum

24 April, 2015

A new community-owned bunkhouse on the Isle of Rum begins its first summer season this year.

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SNH statement on Dick Balharry from Susan Davies, SNH chief executive

23 April, 2015

With the death yesterday of Dick Balharry we have lost a friend, colleague and formidable champion of wild land. A largely self-taught naturalist, Dick was created a MBE in 1996, and received an Honorary Doctorate in Science from Abertay University in 2010.

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Report on capercaillie breeding success in Scots pinewoods in Strathspey

21 April, 2015

Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) today published a report which investigates the factors associated with capercaillie breeding success.

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Puffins now nesting on the Isle of May

21 April, 2015

The first puffin eggs of the season have been laid on the Isle of May National Nature Reserve.

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