Landuse & Environmental News

Although Perth & Kinross Council no longer supports the Tree Wardens, they have set themselves up independently and would greatly welcome new members to help further their aims. 
Latest news about their activities, including a programme of events and training...

 

Welcomed by Pitlochry-based conservation trust

The new Wild Land Areas 2016 map of Scotland, published by Scottish Natural Heritage and supported by the Scottish Government, was hailed on 23 June by the John Muir Trust...

 

The wonderfully varied flora and wildlife found on the lower slopes of Ben Lawers will be revealed during a series of hillside explorations this summer. Staff from this National Trust for Scotland property will be guiding visitors on this famous National Nature Reserve...

 
29 May 2016

Grass growth this spring and early summer has been astounding. Nothing was moving at all until early/ mid April, but when growing conditions started, grass accelerated quickly and we virtually had crops of hay within 6 weeks or so. Obviously, this has been great for farmers, and has been...

 
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