Four thousand snails from a rare species feared to have gone extinct are being released into the wild thanks to the conservation efforts of a UK zoo.
The success of conservation field margins is dependent on what is growing next to the field, according to a new study.
Scores of Stonehaven residents have vowed to become more environmentally friendly with the help of a local fish and chip shop.
A hen harrier has disappeared in the Cairngorms National Park - sparking calls for tougher legislation to protect birds of prey.
An innovative new satellite tag has been designed to help track the fate of birds of prey which die in the Cairngorms.
Environmentalists have called for stronger action to combat climate change and protect the unique habitats and species that Scotland is home to.
It started as a local environmental centre offering wildlife tours to Skye visitors.
Conservation experts have called for greater support for Scotland’s farmers in the face of the challenges presented by climate change.
A “supermum” crane from Aberdeenshire has helped boost the number of birds in the country to record levels.
Fresh calls have been made for environmental chiefs to take a tougher stance on people disturbing seals at a north-east estuary.
A giant whale spotted around Scotland’s west coast is at the centre of a conservation row.
Aberdeenshire councillors have pledged their commitment to a Fraserburgh restoration project and will seek a new contractor to complete the work.
Cairngorms Nature Young Ambassador Xander Johnston has been named a Young Nature Champion.
A Scottish schoolboy sacked by a conservation body after a row over Bear Grylls has been appointed as an ambassador by another top marine charity.
A £6million scheme to eradicate stoats from Orkney to save the rest of its wildlife population has been approved.
Marine researchers have confirmed an “unprecedented” number of beaked whale deaths occurring off the west coast of Scotland.
A huge project to rejuvenate historic buildings throughout Fraserburgh will begin with the restoration of the Penny Schoolie.
A conservation charity group has used hidden nest cameras to capture a series of unprecedented images of one of Scotland’s rarest birds of prey engaging in extremely unusual behaviour.
A leading conservation expert has called on Cairngorm landowners to work together to help enhance the national park over the next decade.
Two “incredibly lucky” newborn wildcats are being nursed back to health by conservationists after they were found orphaned in the Highlands.
As residents across the north and north-east are urged to conserve water, with shortages reported across the region, we have compiled a list of the areas affected.
Work has started on the transformation of a former north-east hotel.
A tiny fishing village has had its conservation status continued - and extended.
TV presenter Chris Packham has paid tribute to conservation film pioneer and Tarka The Otter director David Cobham, following his death aged 87.
A green-fingered group has launched a bid to transform 16 acres of disused land into a haven for wildlife.
Two masked gunmen have been caught on camera beneath the nest of a protected bird of prey in the middle of the night.
A type of gull which is a common visitor to Scotland’s coasts every summer has been named at “high risk” of global extinction.
An Aberdeen entrepreneur will embark on a 300-mile rickshaw adventure next month in a bid to save an endangered animal.
A historic north-east castle will play host to trainees learning how to restore old buildings using traditional methods.
An RSPB research project has revealed the precise movements and behaviours of endangered Scottish seabirds for the first time.
A new photograph of a sea eagle apparently carrying off a new lamb has reignited a debate between farmers and conservationists.
An internationally-renowned Georgian manor house will be used as a classroom for teaching traditional conservation skills such as joinery from next month.