Environment

  • 21 August 2014

    NEW controls to be imposed on landowners who cut large tracks into Scotland's hills without any public scrutiny do not go far enough, environmentalists have warned.

  • 10 August 2014

    The organisers of golf's Ryder Cup at Gleneagles next month have been accused of turning the area into a "Scottish version of Alcatraz" by closing public footpaths and banning walkers from surrounding countryside.

  • 10 August 2014

    A proposed new highway through the Serengeti in eastern Africa would be catastrophic for nearly 1.5 million migrating wildebeests and zebras, a leading Glasgow scientist is warning.

  • 7 August 2014

    RECYCLING bins which are designed to be sympathetic to their historic surroundings are to appear in a new green push.