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The state of our seabirds

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We present some exclusive extracts and photographs from a great new book, RSPB Seabirds, published by Bloomsbury. Read more ›

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Amazing autumn in Scotland

Maple tree. Photography: Kloniwotski

Maple tree. Photograph: Kloniwotski

Scotland’s landscape is bursting into a fabulous array of autumnal colours. Where are the best places to see autumn at its most splendid? Read more ›

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A to Z of family adventure

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Aqualining is a first for Scotland.

A fun-filled A to Z of some of the best outdoor and adventure activities to try with the family this summer. Read more ›

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How I turned to nature

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A horrific car accident left Peter Lewis feeling low – but as he developed a love of wildlife photography, the shadows lifted. Read more ›

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Is it time to bring back the lynx?

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A conservation student is seeking views on whether lynx should be reintroduced to the Highlands. Read more ›

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RSPB Scotland Big Wild Sleepout competition (closed)

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Win an ultimate camping kit worth £500 Read more ›

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Beach clean up across Scotland is resounding success

Kate Humble, centre, with volunteers on East Beach, Dunbar

Kate Humble, centre, with volunteers on East Be

Rubbish, dropped on beaches or discarded out at sea, is an eyesore and a threat to wildlife. But all is not lost Read more ›

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Scotland’s beavers – five years on

One of the release site - Photographs: Lorne Gill / SNH; Scottish beaver Trial; Richard Rowe

One of the release sites in Knapdale Forest – Photographs: Lorne Gill / SNH; Scottish Beaver Trial; Richard Rowe

We look back at the early days of a bold conservation project
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Highlands GP ups tick awareness campaign


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A Highlands group, led by a local GP, is calling for greater awareness of ticks and Lyme disease Read more ›

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Rage over raptors

Cash pledges pour in to boost reward fund after red kite poisonings Read more ›

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Did you ever see the lek?

Photograph: Andy Hay

Photograph: Andy Hay

RSPB plans black grouse safaris Read more ›

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Entries open for Scottish Tree of the Year

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Fred MacAulay is supporting Scottish Tree of the Year

Enter your favourite tree for the new Scottish Tree of the Year competition Read more ›

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