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Future sea-level rise will increase potential flood risks in Firth of Clyde area

20 September, 2017

Embargoed 00.01 Thursday 21st September

Sea levels will rise by up to 0.47m by 2080, a new report published by Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) has highlighted.

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St Cyrus public consultation begins

14 September, 2017

Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) want to hear from people with an interest in St Cyrus National Nature Reserve (NNR) to help prepare a new ten-year plan for the reserve.

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Argyll nature reserve throws 40th birthday party

05 September, 2017

An Argyll nature reserve which is home to one of the finest examples of ancient oak woodland in Europe is celebrating its 40th birthday this month with two days of free family events on Friday 22nd and Saturday 23rd September.

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PAW Scotland warns of risky dolphin and whale encounters in Scotland this summer

28 August, 2017

Several incidents in Scotland this summer involving dolphins, orcas and humpback whales have endangered not only the animals, but also boat operators.

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Isle of May opens its doors

24 August, 2017

Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) is opening the doors to the Isle of May on Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 September, offering a unique chance to find out more the fascinating island.

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SNH provides clear focus for Scotland’s coastal landscapes

22 August, 2017

New guidance to help professionals assess the potential impacts of future development on Scotland’s coastal landscapes has been published today (Tuesday) by Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH).

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