It’s vital to protect Scotland’s world-class fossil heritage for future generations. Anyone keen to collect fossils should first read the Scottish Fossil Code.
Our leaflet covers the essentials of the Scottish Fossil code for amateur collectors. Find out how to collect fossils responsibly and what to do if you uncover something unusual.
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