A nature-rich future for Scotland    

These are part of what makes Scotland special and are among the country's greatest assets.

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Plant Biodiversity Strategy for Scotland

The latest Plant Strategy published outlines the key elements which aims to conserve and sustainably manage the nation's plant biodiversity.

Read more about Scotland's Biodiversity Strategy Consultation

Dogs can frighten flocks of birds on the beach. If in doubt use a lead and give a wide berth.

Don't frighten flocks of birds

Dogs can frighten flocks of birds on the beach. If in doubt use a lead and give a wide berth. 

Read more about the Scottish outdoor access code.