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Evolution of a Trailblazer leader

With our Trailblazer programmes about to start for the season, we caught up with Lucy Buchanan, who has made the journey from participant to leader.

Help us to avoid wildfires this summer

Top tips for preventing wildfires at Trust places

Going wild at Leith Hall

At number 10 in the Trust’s 100 Ways list is a project to get school pupils involved in planting wildflowers in Aberdeenshire.

6 great family walks

Looking for an adventure? Here are 6 of our favourite family walks.

The fun of being a Trailblazer

With the summer holidays approaching, our working holidays become infused with youthful energy.

Rethinking Wild Spaces and Species – A Sensory Journey

An exhibition at Inverewe’s Sawyer Gallery features a citizen science research project, enabling the local community to help inform our future approach to land management at Inverewe.

Scaling the heights for new species

At number 9 in our 100 Ways list, our botanists go to extreme lengths to protect Scotland’s flora.

Working with wildcats

At number 8 on our 100 Ways list, we’re playing our part in protecting the wildcat.

A rare sight at Inverewe

Visitors over the next few weeks may witness an unusual plant bursting into life, seen only once every seven years.

Sundials and sunshine

Like the plants that surround them, sundials are at their most beautiful when the sun shines.

Growing the next generation of gardeners

At number 6 in the Trust’s 100 Ways list is a brand new gardening apprentice scheme that’s now open for applications.

Over a century of biological recording at Mar Lodge Estate

Our Assistant Ecologist Andrew Painting takes us through some of the notable species found at Mar Lodge Estate.

Reforesting Glen Rosa

Number 2 in our 100 Ways list is our work to bring native woodland back to Glen Rosa on Arran.

Spring finally arrives at Mar Lodge Estate

Paul Bolton, Head Ranger at Mar Lodge Estate is pleased to see the season’s change at the Trust’s biggest property.

Brodick Castle and the tale of the plant hunters

Many plants collected by plant hunters over 100 years ago can be seen in Trust gardens today.

The Orangery renovation at Culzean

The Orangery at Culzean is currently being renovated and will re-open in time for Easter 2018.

North Walled Garden renovation at Culzean

A project is underway to transform the North Walled Garden at Culzean into a productive and attractive space.

500 years of Scottish garden history

Gardens, whether large or small, their policies and wider designed landscapes are dynamic works of art.

Conserving natural capital: the Trust’s peatlands

Since we look after so much peat bog and woodland, the Trust has an important role to play in storing carbon.

Take me outside: primary school explores Eddlewood

Exploring Eddlewood was a programme of six outdoor learning sessions designed to help pupils with behaviour issues to step beyond the school gate

Following the Coy Burn Trail

The wintry trails at Crathes Castle are perfect for wildlife spotting.

Seal pups at St Abb’s Head National Nature Reserve

Enjoy this wonderful wildlife spectacle in a responsible way.

Mingulay seabirds’ strong season

2017 figures show the island has had its best seabird season since 2000

‘Let’s protect what we value’

Stuart Brooks, the Trust’s Head of Natural Heritage Conservation, tells us about his love for wild Scotland and what we can do to help preserve it.