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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Don't allow your dog to approach animals or people uninvited. Always keep your dog in sight and under control. If in doubt use a lead...

Be a responsible dog walker

Even a well-trained dog can scare other animals and people.

Keeping your dog in sight and under control is the best way to avoid upsetting others or injuring livestock. If in doubt, use a lead.

Get tips on responsible dog walking and find out more about the Scottish Outdoor Access code.

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FIRNS - The Facility for Investment ready Nature in Scotland

The Scottish Government and NatureScot, working in partnership with the National Lottery Heritage Fund, are launching a new programme of support to help scale up private investment in Scotland’s natural capital.

Find out more about the Facility for Investment Ready Nature in Scotland (FIRNS).