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Record year for Scottish forestry

October 12, 2015

The Scottish forestry industry produced a record 7.5 million tonnes of wood in 2014, accounting for 57% of all UK soft wood, figures revealed today will show.

North of Scotland

Special report: Tourists spending almost £300million a year on Scottish wildlife

March 9, 2015

The North of Scotland is blessed with some of the most spectacular wildlife in Europe, from bottlenose dolphins swimming in the Moray Firth to golden eagles flying high over the Cairngorm Mountains. It isn’t just the big species that wildlife watchers come to see either – the plethora of puffins, gannets and guillemots that hug our coastlines make Scotland’s seabird colonies among the most spectacular sights, sounds and indeed smells on the planet.