Get out and about with an organised hike.
Eleven species of birds, including rooks, great black-backed gulls and collared doves will have stronger protection from April 1.
The groundbreaking centre will be at Dundreggan, the charity’s 10,000-acre estate in Glenmoriston.
Notes from a wild island, by Stephanie Cope
By Ben Appleby, Beach and Marine Litter Project worker for The GRAB Trust (Group for Recycling in Argyll and Bute).