The Scottish government is undertaking a consultation on its biodiversity strategy which which sets out what needs to be done, and the conditions that must be in place, to halt nature loss by 2030 and reverse it by 2045.
Spring is an exciting time of year, awaiting the arrival of our summer visitors and seeing the last of our winter visitors leaving. The timing of the northerly spring migration is dependent on the weather, not just locally, but throughout the whole length of the migration route.
Villagers from the south coast of the island have secured protection for nesting oystercatchers which lay their eggs among the boulders of Kildonan beach.
The last weekend in January 2022 was the weekend of the RSPB Big Garden Bird Watch.