Scotland

Kelp, Scotland,
A scoping report outlining plans to dredge for the kelp, over a large area of Scotland’s West Coast has been submitted to Marine Scotland. Kelp dredging is currently not allowed in Scotland. 
Scotland is home to some of the UK's most stunning scenery, which changes dramatically throughout the year. View the winning images from the Scottish Landscape Photographer of the Year.
This Billy is feeding in his lowland winter habitat on Loch Linnhe. He will spen
The British primitive goat was once a necessity to life, and was first introduced by Neolithic farmers. Now with less than 1200 remaining, it is considered to be a rare breed and is under threat of eradication.
Monkeyflower found in Shetland has surprised evolutionary biologists. 
White-letter hairstreak in Scotland
White-letter hairstreak spotted in Scotland for the first time in more than 130 years.
EJ surrounded by snow
Female bird of prey chooses to stay on nest, despite bad Scottish weather.
A humpback whale checks out Shetland naturalist Richard Shucksmith.
Two Shetland naturalists never expected this extraordinary discovery in November 2016. Amy-Jane Beer reports.
Beaver at Loch of the Lowes
The Scottish Beaver Trial has been given permission to reinforce the existing beaver population in Knapdale. 
Utah the fox cub
The Scottish SPCA released 4,651 wild creatures in 2015.
Hundreds of the small birds have been reported by members of the public along the Scottish east coast.
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