A beaver has been found dead on a wildlife reserve in Tayside having been shot in the chest.
Scottish Wildlife Trust
Three young marine activists from Ullapool are joining forces with a 10-year-old Dutch campaigner to help protect the environment across international waters.
Wildlife charities have called on the First Minister to act to give beavers in Scotland legal protected status and prevent unregulated culling.
Top conservationists have been called to give evidence at the controversial Coul Links public inquiry next year, it has emerged.
Keeping old oil and gas platforms in place could be a “triple win” for the North Sea, creating a fresh wave of employment, according to a conservationist group.
Scottish Ministers have “called in” the controversial Coul Links golf course proposal.
When Catriona Macgregor brought her tour group to Orkney from America, it was to mainly to see puffins.
The developers behind the Coul Links golf course plans say a coalition of conservation groups are scaremongering over the project’s environmental impact.
The north-east is worse than any other area in Scotland for crimes using dogs to illegally hunt wildlife.
In the past two years, many have protested against the idea of building of a new golf course at Coul Links.
The first osprey chick of the season has hatched at a Perthshire nature reserve.
Tens of thousands of geese were scared away from a nature reserve after yobs set off fireworks there.
An unprecedented coalition of conservation groups has been formed to oppose ship-to-ship oil transfers in environmentally sensitive Highland waters.
The Scottish Wildlife Trust has completed path repairs at the Gight Wood reserve near Ellon.
One of the UK's most elusive bird species has been found breeding at an Aberdeenshire reserve.
More than 120 tonnes of stone and path-building materials have been airlifted by helicopter to a remote island off the Sutherland coast.
A north-east wildlife haven has been given a boost of nearly £25,000 for upgrade works so more visitors can enjoy it.
Dramatic underwater landscapes and marine life along the north-west coast of the Highlands are about to become the region's latest tourist attraction in a Scottish first.
Here are the pictures which prove that a female osprey has returned to Scotland earlier than expected.
Two is company, but three is a crowd - at least that is what the country's most famous bird might be thinking if she returns to her traditional summer home this month.
The man who paved the way for the trial reintroduction of beavers into Scotland has been made an OBE in the New Year Honours list.
A leading nature conservation organisation has revealed new areas of precious seabed habitat in the seas off Wester Ross.
North members of a national nature organisation have launched a wildlife photography competition to mark its 50th birthday.
The winner of this year's Scottish Tree of the Year has been revealed.
Conservationists fear they could have said a final farewell to Scotland's best-loved osprey.
A wildlife conservation charity is backing the reintroduction of beavers following a successful experiment in Argyll.
Police yesterday confirmed that 14 of the birds of prey found dead in an area in Ross-shire have been poisoned.