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Possible bloom of Blue Green algae at Cairngorms beauty spot

Possible bloom of Blue Green algae at Cairngorms beauty spot

Possible bloom of Blue Green algae at Cairngorms beauty spot

Samples being investigated by Highland Council environmental health department and NHS Highland public health officials


Electric passenger plane hops between mainland and islands is not the stuff of sci-fi, says Lord Thurso

Electric passenger plane hops between mainland and islands is not the stuff of sci-fi, says Lord Thurso

Electric passenger plane hops between mainland and islands is not the stuff of sci-fi, says Lord Thurso

Highlands should be at vanguard of 'completely green tourism'


Fresh yellow alert for thunderstorms and flash flooding issued

Fresh yellow alert for thunderstorms and flash flooding issued

Fresh yellow alert for thunderstorms and flash flooding issued

THUNDERSTORMS could hit parts of Badenoch and Strathspey, the Met Office has warned after issuing a yellow warning centred on the Cairngorms.


WATCH: Exotic resident at Highlands botanic gardens makes a blooming rare appearance

WATCH: Exotic resident at Highlands botanic gardens makes a blooming rare appearance

WATCH: Exotic resident at Highlands botanic gardens makes a blooming rare appearance

Agave scabra has its natural habitat in Mexico but has excelled in the cactus house at Inverness Botanic Gardens


Scottish Government urges public to act responsibly in countryside

Scottish Government urges public to act responsibly in countryside

Scottish Government urges public to act responsibly in countryside

There has been a surge in problems with littering and camp fires at beauty spots including Loch Morlich and the surrounding Glenmore area


Aviemore waste centre now accepting wood and scrap metal after Covid-19 lockdown

Aviemore waste centre now accepting wood and scrap metal after Covid-19 lockdown

Aviemore waste centre now accepting wood and scrap metal after Covid-19 lockdown

Bagged household waste, garden waste, large and small electrical appliances and cardboard already being taken


Stunning images celebrate the best of wildlife in UK and Ireland

Stunning images celebrate the best of wildlife in UK and Ireland

Stunning images celebrate the best of wildlife in UK and Ireland

Image of a markhor overlooking his enclosure at the Highland Wildlife Park is highly commended in prestigious photo contest


River Spey salmon spawning grounds get big funding boost

River Spey salmon spawning grounds get big funding boost

River Spey salmon spawning grounds get big funding boost

Funds will enable an extensive riparian tree-planting throughout upland glen to provide shade and cool water temperature for fish


£2 million available to help create more woodland

£2 million available to help create more woodland

£2 million available to help create more woodland

Scottish Forestry is making cash available to tree nurseries, small forestry businesses and farmers.


Plea for visitors to take their litter home

Plea for visitors to take their litter home

Plea for visitors to take their litter home

With the Covid-19 five mile-travel restriction now lifted Forestry and Land Scotland (FLS) in calling on the Scottish public not to litter.


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