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Scottish Highlands to be transformed by major rewilding project An area equivalent to 250,000 football pitches is being rewilded to bring nature back to the Scottish Highlands Conservation Economics Environment Society
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Glasgow is about to get a lot greener thanks to an ‘urban forest’ Ten trees per resident are to be planted over the next decade, as part of a plan to boost biodiversity in the city Conservation Environment Society
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Scotland to get new nature reserve as community ‘achieves the impossible’ A Scottish community has completed one of the country’s largest grassroots land buyouts – and is turning the estate into a nature reserve Conservation Environment Society
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Bucking the trend: the Scottish reindeer offering hope for an imperilled species Arctic reindeer are at risk due to the climate crisis, but in the Highlands of Scotland the UK’s only free-range herd is thriving Conservation Environment Travel
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Scottish community raises £3.1m to fund 10,500-acre nature reserve The Langholm Initiative needs a total of £6.4m to make the project a reality – and has until the end of October to raise the funds Conservation Environment Society
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How communities in Scotland are breaking up the old land monopolies In Scotland, community buyouts are part of a renewed effort to make the ground beneath people’s feet more even Democracy Environment Justice Society
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