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Dachshund reunited with owner after seven days lost in Lairg forest

Dachshund reunited with owner after seven days lost in Lairg forest

Dachshund reunited with owner after seven days lost in Lairg forest

A massive operation involving stalkers, quad bikes, drones and many locals ended with success as a small dog was finally found in a Lairg forest.


Estate calls in watchdog over nature scheme

Estate calls in watchdog over nature scheme

Estate calls in watchdog over nature scheme

An Assynt estate is calling on a public spending watchdog to investigate a grant to put up a £200,000 deer fence as part of a conservation project.


Butterfly survey is ‘worrying’

Butterfly survey is ‘worrying’

Butterfly survey is ‘worrying’

A WILDLIFE charity says it is worried by the findings of its annual Big Butterfly Count.


Environmental group's apple tree dream for Sutherland

Environmental group's apple tree dream for Sutherland

Environmental group's apple tree dream for Sutherland

Environmental group Planet Sutherland is considering expanding its pilot apple tree planting project, but is consulting residents in the county.


Quinag at centre of new wildlife project

Quinag at centre of new wildlife project

Quinag at centre of new wildlife project

One of the most stunning and dramatic areas of Sutherland is to be explored in an exciting new project.


Stowaway Brora cat takes trip to Mey

Stowaway Brora cat takes trip to Mey

Stowaway Brora cat takes trip to Mey

Bella the Brora cat had her owner make an unscheduled trip north on her trail after she sneaked into the back of a delivery van.


Highland Council outlines carbon savings total over past year

Highland Council outlines carbon savings total over past year

Highland Council outlines carbon savings total over past year

Councillors have commended Highland Council’s ongoing efforts to reduce its carbon footprint over the past year.


Sutherland village records 'coldest September temperature in Scotland for 20 years'

Sutherland village records 'coldest September temperature in Scotland for 20 years'

Sutherland village records 'coldest September temperature in Scotland for 20 years'

A SUTHERLAND village is once again living up to it moniker as the coldest spot in the UK after the mercury plunged last night.


Basking shark sighting suggests breeding hotspot off Scottish coast

Basking shark sighting suggests breeding hotspot off Scottish coast

Basking shark sighting suggests breeding hotspot off Scottish coast

A basking shark tagged off County Clare in Ireland has been re-sighted months later off the west coast of Scotland looking for a mate.


Squirrel spotters can help conservation efforts in Sutherland

Squirrel spotters can help conservation efforts in Sutherland

Squirrel spotters can help conservation efforts in Sutherland

SIGHTINGS of red squirrels could help to boost efforts to reintroduce the much-loved species to parts of the Highlands.


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