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Pink-footed (Anser brachyrhynchus) geese. ©Lorne Gill/SNH. For information on reproduction rights contact the Scottish Natural Heritage Image Library on Tel. 01738 444177 or www.nature.scot

Connecting People and Nature in Scotland  

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

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Gorge woodland at Beinn Eighe National Nature Reserve, Wester Ross ©Lorne Gill/SNH. For information on reproduction rights contact the Scottish Natural Heritage Image Library on Tel. 01738 444177 or www.nature.scot

Our Changing Climate

A UK Climate emergency was declared in May 2019, aiming to achieve net zero emission before 2050, and Scotland's response targets becoming a net-zero carbon emitter by 2045.

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Nature-based solutions to climate change

Our habitats and species are under threat from a range of issues, including climate change. Enhancing our nature is also part of the solution to the Climate Emergency. This short video illustrates what we mean by nature-based solutions.

Read our Climate Change Commitments