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News from May 2009

Wilderness Scotland: first Scottish firm to be awarded 5 star status for Responsible Tourism

29/05/2009
Wilderness Scotland: first Scottish firm to be awarded 5 star status for Responsible Tourism Wild Scotland member, Wilderness Scotland, an adventure travel company specialising in holidays in the Highlands and Islands, has been awarded a 5-star Responsibl...

Scotland welcomes back the beaver

29/05/2009
Scotland welcomes back the beaver The Scottish Beaver Trial (SBT), a partnership project run by Wild Scotland member, Scottish Wildlife Trust (SWT), the Royal Zoological Society of Scotland (RZSS) and host partner Forestry Commission Scotland (FCS), offic...

Scottish Wildlife Week: 6th – 14th June 2009

28/05/2009
Scottish Wildlife Week: 6th – 14th June 2009 The Scottish Wildlife Week returns again this year from 6th – 14th June inclusive and is packed with fun and exciting wildlife events and activities across Scotland, many of them free of charge. Join gu...

Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society Wildlife Centre Events 2009

27/05/2009
Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society Wildlife Centre Events 2009 The Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society Visitor Centre at Spey Bay on the Moray Firth coast is now open 7 days a week 10.30am to 5pm. Events are free (donations gratefully received) wit...

Operation Peregrine at Falls of Clyde

25/05/2009
Operation Peregrine at Falls of Clyde Visit the Scottish Wildlife Trust’s Falls fo Clyde Wildlife Reserve this spring for the best chance to see peregrine falcons and their chicks. The watch site, with telescopes, will be open every day from 21 March to...

Scotland’s whales at risk from military exercises

22/05/2009
Scotland’s whales at risk from military exercises The safety of western Scotland’s whales and dolphins has been called into question following an incident involving naval sonar. This took place during the major NATO military exercise, Joint Warrior, i...

US hits on Mull website double after TV eagle show

18/05/2009
US hits on Mull website double after TV eagle show Wildlife on the Isle of Mull is helping to sell Scotland as a destination to the US and Canada during Homecoming Year after a TV show last week. Hits to the Holiday Mull & Iona website nearly doubled ...

New Eco-Tour Provider, Wild at Heart, joins Wild Scotland

11/05/2009
New Eco-Tour Provider, Wild at Heart, joins Wild Scotland Moray-based company, Wild at Heart Eco-Holidays has joined Wild Scotland. The company, set up by wildlife/ecotourism expert and accredited guide Deborah Benham (MSc, PhD), offers environmentally fr...

Cream o’Galloway up for 2009 Food Tourism Award

10/05/2009
Cream o’Galloway up for 2009 Food Tourism Award Multi award winning Cream o’Galloway are up for awards again. They were nominated for the EatScotland Food Tourism Awards and were one of four businesses to be shortlisted. All the shortlisted bu...