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Forestry students get hands on at Threave

Threave Garden & Estate team puts a group of 15 Forestry students through their paces.

Scottish Snowdrop Festival 2019

Come along to our gardens and enjoy spectacular snowdrop displays.

Snowdrops at Branklyn

Discover the full range of snowdrops to see at Branklyn Garden this winter.

Bringing people closer to nature

At number 44 on our 100 Ways list is bringing people closer to nature by building a new nature hide at Crathes Castle.

New colour at Culzean

At number 42 on our 100 Ways list is new colour at Culzean – we’re restoring the North Walled Garden at Culzean and developing new planting schemes to make it even more impressive.

Bringing back native species

At number 40 on our 100 Ways list is bringing back native species – we’re supporting the planned re-introduction of native wildlife like beavers by asking the government to make sure that the appropriate protections are in place.

Time to put culture in its rightful place

We’re calling on the Scottish Government to redefine ‘culture’, following research which suggests public attitudes are not reflected in current policy.

The Carbon Farmer

The National Trust for Scotland has sponsored production of a short film to share a positive vision for the future of our peatlands.

Saving our seas

At number 36 on our 100 Ways list is saving our seas.

Trust welcomes salmon recommendations

Richard Luxmoore welcomes the Rural Economy Committee’s recommendations on Scottish salmon farming.

Fighting for Scotland’s nature

At number 35 on our 100 Ways list is fighting for Scotland’s nature.

Trust joins urgent bid for an Environment Act for Scotland

The Trust is one of 35 environmental charities calling for an Environment Act for Scotland.

Adding sparkle to Brodick Castle gardens

At number 33 on our 100 Ways list is adding sparkle to Brodick’s gardens.

Extreme invasive species extraction

At number 32 on our 100 Ways list is rooting out invasive species at Corrieshalloch Gorge.

A fair wind for Fair Isle

At number 31 on our 100 Ways list we’re supporting community renewable energy projects on Fair Isle, Canna and Iona.

Creating pathways to recovery

At number 30 on our list of 100 Ways we’re protecting Scotland’s heritage is creating pathways to recovery.

Walking in Wester Ross

At number 26 on our 100 Ways list is Walktober – a series of walking events in Wester Ross.

Keeping bats on our radar

At number 25 on our 100 Ways list is our commitment to the conservation of Scottish wildlife by looking after the bats that live on our properties.

Inspiring 2033’s rangers

At number 24 on our 100 Ways list we’re trying to inspire the next generation of nature experts.

The secret life of trees at Brodie

The amazingly diverse world of trees is about to be celebrated at the first Brodie Tree Festival.

Fighting plant disease

At number 23 on our 100 Ways list is the responsible action we’re taking to tackle plant disease at Arduaine Garden.

Supporting tomorrow’s crofters

Diarmid Hearns, Head of Policy, gives his view on the action needed to support crofting.

Sharing Glencoe’s awesome nature

At number 20 on the Trust’s 100 Ways list is celebrating Glencoe’s new status as a National Nature Reserve.

The Colin Donald Environmental Law Award 2018

At the National Trust for Scotland’s AGM on 1 September, we announced the winner and runner-up of this year’s Colin Donald Environmental Law Award.