Family Fresh Air Club outing to Carnoustie beach. ©Lorne Gill/SNH. For information on reproduction rights contact the Scottish Natural Heritage Image Library on Tel. 01738 444177 or

Connecting People and Nature in Scotland  

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


May is National Walking Month

Enjoy a journey along the Loch Leven Heritage Trail within the Loch Leven National Nature Reserve and Special Protection Area for birds.

Visit Scotland's National Nature Reserves or discover many Routes to explore.

Are you getting your daily dose of green?

Find out how to make the most of your local green space and our Green Health Partnerships

You can also read our recent blog on Green health week gets underway