A new book exploring Scotland’s wild secrets – A Scottish Wildlife Odyssey: In Search of Scotland’s Wild Places – features Duror and Appin and their wildlife
Farmers are calling for a compensation scheme if beavers damage their land, following the Scottish Government’s announcement to expand the beaver population
Postboxes can be found in eight shops around Oban and Dunbeg. The cost will be 50p per Christmas card, and boxes close on Wednesday December 8.
In a written judgement, Lady Carmichael said all killings authorised by NatureScot had been unlawful and it must in future fully set out the reasons why it believed beavers should be killed.
Research suggests the Highlands has enough habitat to support around 400 lynx.