An adventurous young otter has proved a hit with visitors to a Moray park after taking a liking to its pond.
Moray has the highest number of wildlife crime incidents in Scotland, police have revealed.
GALLERY: North-east toddlers amazed at wildlife captured on their doorstep during fortnight of filming
A group of north-east nursery children have teamed up with their local ranger to capture fascinating footage of the area's wildlife.
The Duchess of Cambridge has teamed up with the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) to publish activity cards to inspire children to get involved with gardens and nature.
An Aberdeenshire animal charity has begged for no more donations to a public appeal that has run away with itself.
More than 700 people have signed a petition against plans to drive a road through an Aberdeenshire woodland said to be “packed with wildlife” and “loved by locals”.
A young whale has died after it became entangled in what are thought to have been creel lines off the north-west coast of Scotland.
Dead deer legs are being placed in a north-east river to help boost salmon survival rates.
Scotland’s oldest breeding female osprey is feared dead after she failed to return to her nest.
It was a joyful moment for twitchers this week when a mating pair of ospreys returned to their nest in Lochaber- in spite of being struck by lightning and raided by a pine marten last year.
A new visitor centre at the Highland Wildlife Park has moved closer after £100,000 of lottery funding was secured.
A pod of Moray Firth dolphins have been sighted more than 400 miles south, off the coast of Yorkshire – the furthest they have ever been recorded as travelling.
A long-running row over the alleged stench of horses affecting neighbours in a Western Isles village is finally resolved after two years.
A church in Aberdeenshire is pioneering a scheme that links congregations with conservation groups to encourage nature and wildlife on their grounds.
An innovative new satellite tag has been designed to help track the fate of birds of prey which die in the Cairngorms.
With their short legs and squat bodies, badgers are well known for digging and burrowing.
A crowdfunder launched to help a young family who lost their home in a fire that destroyed an internationally renowned research centre has been wound up after it saw a "phenomenal" £26,000 raised in just a few days.
I am co-chairman of the Working for Waders initiative.
Members of the public are being asked to stay vigilant following a sickening series of attacks on wild animals in Aberdeen.
A speckled wood butterfly has become the 1.5-millionth animal logged by north-east wildlife watchers.
More than a third of crofters are significantly affected by geese, say the Scottish Crofting Federation (SCF).
A wildlife photographer has captured a series of spectacular shots of birds of prey at a north-east nature reserve.
A newly-formed angling group is casting its net far and wide for new members.
If leaving your vehicle unattended, it is just good practice to close and lock the doors.
Fresh investment has been announced by the Scottish Government to help promote the scenery, wildlife and culture of the Highlands and Islands.
A Moray wildlife safari company has expanded into the Highlands.
A new campaign to increase awareness of the damaging impact of livestock attacks among dog owners has been launched.
One of the busiest animal rescue centres in the country is working overtime this winter to make sure its fluffy, furry and feathered residents are kept safe and sound against the threat of seasonal storms.
Environmentalists have called for stronger action to combat climate change and protect the unique habitats and species that Scotland is home to.
A housing developer has been accused of “wreaking devastation” at a north-east squirrel habitat.
Fresh calls have been made for environmental chiefs to take a tougher stance on people disturbing seals at a north-east estuary.
Brian May has had a “traumatic” week, but not for his work in music or recent release of biopic Bohemian Rhapsody.