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Connecting People and Nature in Scotland  

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

Featured items

Message in a bottle - ocean-inspired music

Full version of the Message in a Bottle music and animation commissioned by Scottish Natural Heritage for the Year of Coasts and Waters 2020, with music by Ingrid Henderson and animation by Cat Bruce.

Read about SNH and YCW2020

The Place Principle

Find out how we at SNH are using place-based approaches to help deliver urban nature-based solutions across Scotland.

Read more about Placemaking