Homes and businesses are likely to be flooded and travel disrupted as heavy rain sweeps parts of Scotland on Thursday, forecasters have warned.
An Inverness councillor has expressed his disappointment after tonnes of rubble was dumped in a lay-by on the A9.
A flood alert for the north-east has been issued by SEPA.
A reported oil contamination in a burn at an Aberdeenshire village has been investigated by the Scottish Environment Protection Agency.
A flood warning was issued for the north of Scotland this morning as rain continued to pour on plans for a sunny bank holiday.
A fresh battle over the risk of flooding at a controversial traveller site at St Cyrus erupted yesterday as councillors prepared to decide its fate.
Multiple Scottish salmon farming companies are under investigation by regulators for the possible misuse of chemicals.
Now you see it, now you don't.
Elevated flaring at a chemical plant that provoked hundreds of complaints has stopped after six days, Scotland’s environment watchdog has said.
Scotland’s environmental watchdog has launched an investigation into unplanned flaring at a chemical plant.
An environmental watchdog is monitoring air quality at a chemical plant as unplanned flaring continues.
Police and environmental officers have launched a probe into waste dumping and fire-raising at a scenic Aberdeenshire spot.
Police have launched an investigation after illegal waste was dumped and set ablaze in the Aberdeenshire countryside.
Businesses in the north-east have been urged to prepare themselves to cope with flooding after a national study found that 5,600 business in the region are at risk.
Heavy rain and gale force winds caused disruption across the north as Storm Erik blew in today.
Flood alerts have been issued for large swathes of Scotland, with some parts bracing themselves for five days’ worth of rain in the space of 24 hours.
Official new figures have revealed Buchan as the home of two of the most environmentally unfriendly industrial sites in Scotland.
The ban on burning plastic on farms comes into force in just nine days’ time.
A reminder of the severe penalties farm pollution can incur has been issued by agricultural insurers, Farmers and Mercantile.
Farmers are being offered help to improve tree planting schemes to make them more effective at capturing airborne ammonia and reducing air pollution.
A flood alert has been issued for Aberdeenshire and Aberdeen city.
There's an old, probably apocryphal, story, which tells that in medieval Glasgow, workers downed tools if they were fed salmon more than three times a week, so plentiful were the fish in the River Clyde.
A flood warning has been issued for part of the coast between Fraserburgh and Rosehearty.
Sandbags have been made available to homes in Stonehaven preparing for a red flood warning overnight.
Tough new rules are being brought in for salmon farms after a major study raised concerns about chemicals used to treat sea lice.
Residents of an Aberdeenshire village attended a fiery public meeting to try and find out who is to blame for a strange stink in the air that has blighted the area for decades.
Two fire crews are currently assisting residents to safety after the River Oykel burst its banks this morning.
Storm Ali caused disruption across swathes of the north yesterday as motorists, rail and ferry passengers were hit.
Flood-hit towns and villages across the north and north-east have had their defences bolstered following the launch of a £420million warning scheme.
Environmental health has received notification of a suspected growth of blue green algae at Loch of Clickimin in Lerwick.
Farmers and crofters have been told to prepare for a complete ban on the burning of plastics and most agricultural waste from the start of next year.
The Scottish Environment Protection Agency (Sepa) is investigating after thousands of young salmon became trapped in the gates of two hydro dams in the Highlands.