Brexit presents a “once in a generation” opportunity to help farmers restore British wildlife, boost soil quality and tackle climate change, a group of farmers has said.
The Wind In The Willows and Tarka The Otter are among 10 works shortlisted for a public poll to find the nation’s favourite nature book.
Two masked gunmen have been caught on camera beneath the nest of a protected bird of prey in the middle of the night.
More than 1,400 pictures taken by the public of puffins carrying fish to feed their chicks are helping conservationists find out why the much-loved seabirds are declining.
The island of Mingulay in the Outer Hebrides has had its best seabird breeding season since 2000, according to new figures.
An RSPB research project has revealed the precise movements and behaviours of endangered Scottish seabirds for the first time.
International scientists have discovered a positive link between the overall health of bees and the presence of active agricultural production.
A dolphin which suffered horrific sunburn across 40% of its body last year, when it washed up on a Highland beach, has made a "mind-blowing" recovery.
The Three Sisters Mountains in the Scottish Highlands has been named one of the top 3 views across Britain.
Harassing seals at an Aberdeenshire beauty spot could soon become a criminal offence.
Pet owners are being urged to get their cats involved in the fight to protect one of Scotland's most treasured species.
A humpback whale from a breeding population in the eastern Caribbean sea has been recorded for the very first time in British waters.
Fears have been raised that youngsters and animals could be harmed by Police Scotland policies surrounding their investigation of bird of prey poisonings.
A busy north-east animal sanctuary has revealed plans to build a wildlife hospital on its grounds after one of its busiest years.
A scenic Deeside estate could soon offer visitors a new perspective on its wild landscape.
This stunning picture shows the moment a huge herd of one of Scotland's most iconic species was spotted grazing on a north-east hilltop.
Freezing temperatures have created a rare and bizarre ice spike in the Highlands.
It’s not just people who will be flourishing in the new community of Countesswells, wildlife will bloom too, thanks to the focus on biodiversity across the 160-hectare site.
It's already a wonderful attraction. And now its reputation is set to soar even higher.
A seal pup rescued from a Moray beach had to be put down after vets realised its injuries were worse than initially feared.
Plans for a 21-mile long protection area along the north-east coast to safeguard the region's most under-threat seabirds have been backed by councillors.
A charity hoping to save the Scottish wildcat has claimed a government-backed protection scheme is putting north-east kittens at risk.
One of the last strongholds of Scottish wildcats has been discovered in the north-east by a group of conservationists fighting tooth and nail to save the species.
A sunburned dolphin which languished for hours on a Highland beach after becoming stranded has been spotted reunited with her pod.
They are one of the UK's most ubiquitous and beloved species of garden guests, coming third in a recent vote to find Britain's national bird.
A popular Aberdeenshire fundraising event has drummed up more than £1,000 to help protect one of Scotland's most iconic animals.
The hilarious moment a female farmer disappears into a sea of hungry sheep has been captured on camera.
Spectacular images of Scotland's iconic landscapes and majestic creatures have been praised by judges in a national phototography competition.
This great footage taken at Castle Fraser shows two pine martens playing hide and seek in the estate grounds.
A marketing project which aims to promote, showcase and highlight Caithness and Sutherland using a series of short films has been given a £10,000 boost from the VisitScotland Growth Fund.
Moray children will soon be able to do their learning amongst the region's wildlife, with the opening of a new nursery based primarily in the great outdoors.