British Wildlife Photography Awards - Call For Entries - £15K of prizes - Wednesday, June 10, 2009
British Wildlife Photography Awards - Call For Entries
Up to £15,000 worth of prizes and exposure in a touring exhibition
The prestigious British Wildlife Photography Awards announces the launch of this brand new photography competition.
British Lizards - 2 New Articles - Wednesday, June 10, 2009
We've put together a pair ofarticles about a couple of our native lizards, the <a href="sand_lizard.php">Sand Lizard</a> and the <a href="common_lizard.php">Common Lizard</a>. Click the above links to view them.
Back again - Scotland's famous ospreys! - Wednesday, April 1, 2009
RSPB Scotland staff at the Loch Garten Osprey Centre are thrilled that the regular breeding female - 11 year old EJ - has returned for the seventh time to the famous nest in the Cairngorms.
Sea Eagles full of Eastern promise - Thursday, August 14, 2008
Groundbreaking satellite tagging project for Mull sea eagles - Thursday, July 31, 2008
New project to promote online following for UK’s largest bird of prey
Summer may be snowy for the Western Isles - Tuesday, May 13, 2008
Snowy owls may breed in the UK for the first time in over 30 years, with the news that a male and a female have been spotted on North Uist. Hopes are high that the pair may meet up and attempt to breed - something that hasn't happened since 1975 in Shetland.
Newport Wetlands RSPB reserve NOW open - Monday, March 24, 2008
Newport Wetlands RSPB reserve NOW open
Network of Marine Protected Areas needed to safeguard Scotland's seabirds - Monday, March 17, 2008
Network of Marine Protected Areas needed to safeguard Scotland's seabirds
RSPB agricultural grant schemes turn round fortunes of threatened farmland bird - Thursday, March 6, 2008
Success in halting corn bunting declines around Scotland prove the need for government to fund agri-environment schemes.
Wildlife and the Law - Get Clued Up - Tuesday, February 26, 2008
Quite often people don't realise that there are strict laws governing wildlife in the UK, in particular the nest sites and habitats of our most vulnerable species. In response to this we've put an article together to cover the basics.
Support Welsh Wildlife - Monday, February 25, 2008
Support Welsh wildlife on St Davids Day.
Go with the flow to ease flooding in Scotland - Wednesday, February 13, 2008
Commitment to sustainability is a welcome approach from government, with knock on benefits for wildlife
The Medway to see bird spectacular - Sunday, February 10, 2008
medway to see bird spectacular
Good news for the Firth of Forth - Friday, February 1, 2008
Ship to ship oil transfers sensibly ditched
BBC springwatch is back! - Monday, February 12, 2007
BBC springwatch is back!
Help record the first sightings of six different species of plant/animal to help build a nationwide database of what's going on this spring
RSPB Birdwatch - Tuesday, January 23, 2007
Wildlife Forum - Tuesday, January 23, 2007
Winter Has Arrived again - Tuesday, October 31, 2006
Winter has arrived again, time to check out the wildlife in winter
section to find out what to look for.
Garden Birds at Risk - Tuesday, October 31, 2006
Changes in gardening practices could be harming urban bird populations
Managed livestock grazing maintains varied moorland plant structure and helps wildlife. - Monday, July 3, 2006
The RSPB have funded some research which displays that managed livestock grazing helps to maintain a varied moorland plant structure, which in turn helps the local wildlife.
Dealing with Snakes in and around the pond - Saturday, May 6, 2006
- Saturday, May 6, 2006
Wildlife Forum up and running with a particular focus on anything realting to UK snakes and other UK wildlife. Click Here
- Sunday, April 16, 2006
We're currently putting together a dolphin article
and finding it difficult to obtain images of UK dolphins. If you have any and would be interested in letting us use them (full credit will be given) then please email email@example.com
The snakes are out and about - Sunday, April 16, 2006
With the sunshine of the past week or so there's a good chance most of our native snakes will have been making their way out and about for the first few times this year. If you've any good sightings please let us know
Suspected Bird Flu Outbreak in FIFE - Wednesday, April 5, 2006
Information relating to the possible bird flu outbreak in Scotland.
Ospreys Return to Loch garten Osprey Centre - Sunday, March 26, 2006
A pair of Ospreys have returned to Loch Garten Osprey centre after spending the winter in West Africa…
Scottish Wildlife Trust announces Wildlife Week 2006 - Monday, March 20, 2006
Bean Geese get Special Protection Area - Thursday, March 9, 2006
RSPB Scotland has welcomed the announcement by Scottish Natural Heritage that it is to launch a consultation on proposals to designate part of the Slamannan plateau in central Scotland as a European Special Protection Area (SPA) for bean geese.
Common Buzzard Article Online - Monday, January 30, 2006
New article about the Common Buzzard now online - Click Here
Sea Eagle swaps Scotland for the Emerald Isle - Monday, January 9, 2006
Sea Eagle swaps Scotland for the Emerald Isle
Rare white tailed eagle crossed the Irish Sea for Christmas
Wildlife recovering well from acid rain damage - Saturday, November 19, 2005
Wildlife in some key ecosystems around the country is recovering well from the damage caused by acid rain...
Black Throated Diver Study Results - Monday, October 31, 2005
Black-Throated Diver study by the RSPB reveals the secret to the birds survival in the wild.
Want to Watch Wildlife this Winter? - Tuesday, October 11, 2005
Want to Watch Wildlife this Winter? Take a look at a few different species that can be seen throughout the year - Click Here
Falls of Clyde Visitor Centre re-opens - Sunday, October 9, 2005
The Scottish Wildlife Trust has today officially re-opened the Falls of Clyde Visitors Centre after a period of reconstruction work to help make the site accessible for all. Key species that the centre focuses on are badgers, peregrine falcons and bats.
Basking sharks off the coast of Scotland - Thursday, September 15, 2005
Massive increase in Basking Sharks spotted off the coast of Scotland.
Alderney Seabirds Gain Protection - Tuesday, August 30, 2005
Alderney in the channel islands has a new wetlands conservation area, designated under the Ramsar convention on wetlands. The area on the West coast of Alderney is home to thousands of different nesting seabirds and other rare species.
Second successive poor season hits British Sea Birds - Tuesday, August 30, 2005
Fears that seabirds have suffered a second successive poor season have been confirmed after the results of a study on sea birds on the West coast of Scotland were published today.
Sea Eagles on the increase - Thursday, August 25, 2005
Sea eagles are on the increase in Britain after a bumper year on the Isle of Mull with 8 young leaving the nest to find a way on their own, a record for that part of the world since their introduction in the 1975.
More Whales off Wales - Wednesday, August 17, 2005
It seems to be a bumper season for whales off the coast of Wales this year. Only a few days after 2,000 common dolphin were spotted, a group of Fin Whales have been sighted in a very similar location.
Dolphins in huge numbers in Pembrokeshire - Sunday, August 14, 2005
Thousands of dolphins in a super-pod have been spotted off the Pembrokeshire coast this weekend. Whilst a series of news sources have reported this as an extremely unusual event, in reality there are quite often large gatherings of these small cetaceans off the West-Wales coastline.
The Difference between a Stoat and a Weasel - Monday, August 8, 2005
Want to know the difference between a stoat
and a weasel
? - Click Here
to find out.
The State of Beekeeping in Britain - Friday, August 5, 2005
New article looking at the state of beekeeping in Britain from a Beekeepers eye.
Organic Farms Helping Wildlife - Wednesday, August 3, 2005
Organic farming methods are proven to be helping British wildlife.
New Coalition asks Parliament to get real on planning - Monday, August 1, 2005
Scottish Environment Link has joined forces with the Association of Scottish Community Councils to fire a broadside against the Executive’s planning white paper.
RSPB Scotland signs petition launched by ‘coalition of concern’ over planning reform - Monday, August 1, 2005
<STRONG>RSPB Scotland</STRONG> signs petition launched by ‘<EM>coalition of concern’ </EM>over planning reform.
The Hedgerow Debate - Saturday, July 30, 2005
The Hedgerow debate
is a hot topic around Britains countryside. Click
for information about what is happening to our hedgerows.
Otters on the increase - Friday, July 29, 2005
The number of otters in the UK is currently experiencing a small increase, especially in key areas such as the western isles of Scotland as well as Devon and Cornwall.