Environment

  • 30 January 2015

    COASTAL communities around Scotland will be hardest hit if the Scottish Government fails to properly manage Marine Protected Areas, environment charities have claimed.

  • 28 January 2015

    A century old hydro scheme has been brought back into operation to power one of the great castles of Scottish history, using the original pipe.

  • 28 January 2015

    SIGHTINGS of porpoises off the west coast of Scotland were up by a quarter last year, but there was a dramatic drop in the number of basking sharks spotted, wildlife experts said.

  • 27 January 2015

    Mention of internships doesn't normally conjure up images of a young woman standing in a pond.