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News from Apr 2011

Cairngorms Photographer Wins International Nature Photography Award

24/04/2011
 Cairngorms Photographer Wins International Nature Photography Award A Scottish-­based photographer has beaten more than 25,000 entries to win an international nature photography award with a photograph depicting one of the world’s most majestic bir...

Wilderness Scotland donates £7,000 to conservation champions

20/04/2011
Wilderness Scotland donates £7,000 to conservation champions Wilderness Scotland is leading by example with the forthcoming celebration of the Scottish Biodiversity Week (21 – 29 May).  As part of its innovative Conservation Contribution Scheme, the a...

Capercaillie continue to struggle

19/04/2011
Capercaillie continue to struggle The population of one of Scotland’s most iconic species, the capercaillie, remains under serious threat, according to newly released figures from RSPB Scotland and Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH). The most recent caperc...

Summer tweets: follow Mull’s famous white-tailed eagle antics online

13/04/2011
Summer tweets: follow Mull’s famous white-tailed eagle antics online Do eagles tweet@f0 Well some do! Two white-tailed eagles, made famous on BBC’s Springwatch, are now causing a stir in the world of social media. Almost 300 people are ‘followin...

Wild Scotland and Activity Scotland merge to form single association

05/04/2011
Wild Scotland and Activity Scotland merge to form single association Wild Scotland and Activity Scotland announced today the merger of the two organisations to create the Wildlife and Adventure Tourism Association.  This reflects the global change in the...

The night life of wildlife: new night tour for 2011

04/04/2011
The night life of wildlife: new tour for 2011 Wild West, based near Fort William on the west coast of Scotland has launched a new night-time activity for 2011: The Searchlight Safari. As Ian Macleod of Wild West explains, “As the sun goes down and w...

Treshnish & Haunn Cottages: Outstanding Example of European Sustainable Tourism

01/04/2011
Treshnish & Haunn Cottages: Outstanding Example of European Sustainable Tourism Congratulations to Wild Scotland members, Treshnish and Haunn Cottages, on the Isle of Mull who have put forward as an ‘outstanding example’ of European sustai...

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