A Skye -based charity has travelled to the home of the endangered Bengal tiger, to help local efforts to save otters, with one species unseen for 20 years.
Urgent felling of hundreds of acres of woodland and favourable weather conditions, have largely contained the spread of a disease threatening to kill larch trees across swathes of south west Scotland.
Environmental groups have banded together in a last-ditch bid to save rare mushrooms, mosses, orchids, ants and bumblebees from three proposed housing developments in the Cairngorms National Park.
TWO rare beetles which have not been seen in Scotland for decades have been discovered in a nature reserve, further north than they have ever been spotted before.
Small businesses across the Highlands and Islands hope they may benefit from a decision by the Ombudsman that a couple were unreasonably charged water rates for a building which has no water.
The man who led the management/ employee buyout of a Scottish council's bus company, heralding the creation of a multi-national transport group is to chair the National Trust for Scotland (NTS).
SEABIRDS alter course to avoid colliding with offshore wind farms, a new study has found.
Rare bitterns are bouncing back with the highest number of "booming" males recorded since the nineteenth century, wildlife experts said.
ALMOST 12 million tonnes of carbon emissions were displaced by green energy in Scotland last year.
BIRDS learned to sing at least twice during their long evolutionary journey, researchers have found.
Experts have published a short guide to climate science to help people challenge claims about global warming made by the "ill-informed pub bore or the family know-it-all".
More than five trillion pieces of plastic weighing as much as two large cruise liners are floating in the world's oceans, a study has shown.
A total of £10 billion a year is spent picking up litter across Europe, with the bill in Scotland amounting to £73 million, an environmental charity has said.