Views sought on biodiversity plan
Outdoors
Views sought on biodiversity plan

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.

Outdoors
Birds warning amid avian flu outbreak

Forestry and Land Scotland is advising all visitors to its forest destinations to avoid touching dead or dying birds as a safety precaution during the avian flu outbreak.

Leisure
Poetry in the mountains

In a first for the Arran Mountain Festival, festival goers will have the opportunity to spend a day in the hills with renowned Scottish poet and mountaineer Stuart B Campbell and contribute to a poem about the experience.

Leisure
Arrival of first summer migrants on Arran

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.