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Funding available now to restore Scotland’s peatlands

21 July, 2017

Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) today urged land owners, managers, farmers, crofters and estates to apply for funding to help protect precious peatlands.

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Gaelic music and culture to the fore at national nature reserves

19 July, 2017

A musical initiative between Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) and Fèis Rois (Ross-shire festival) has been announced.

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New CEO for Scottish Natural Heritage

12 July, 2017

Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) has today announced the appointment of Francesca Osowska OBE as its new Chief Executive. Francesca, a Scottish Government Director, will move on secondment from her current role as Director for the Scotland Office in the UK Government to SNH later in the summer.

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Anglers asked to get their flapper snaps out

10 July, 2017

Sea anglers who have fished in a west coast Marine Protected Area (MPA) could unwittingly hold information wanted by scientists stored on their phones, hard drives or in family albums.

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Family festival will celebrate Isle of May’s seabirds

07 July, 2017

A two-day family festival on the Isle of May will offer plenty of fun activities for the kids this summer.

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Your invitation to NNR 60th celebrations

05 July, 2017

Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) is throwing a party on Saturday (15 July) to celebrate a special year in the history of Caerlaverock National Nature Reserve (NNR) – and everyone is invited.

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