Cairngorms Connect News

All the latest news from The Endangered Landscapes & Seascapes Programme

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Thirty years of data shows potential for forest regeneration in the Cairngorms

Newly published Cairngorms Connect research demonstrates potential for forest regeneration in Scottish Highlands. Dr Pip Gullett explores the importance of…

10th November 2023

Meet Generation Restoration: Christina Hunt

We are in the midst of an environmental crisis, and the next ten years are crucial to avert climate change…

23rd June 2023

Historic milestone reached as wildcats released into the Cairngorms Connect Partnership Area

After years of extensive preparations by the Saving Wildcats conservation partnership project, the release of 22 critically endangered wildcats into…

15th June 2023

Cairngorms Connect tree nursery at RSPB Abernethy reserve in the Cairngorms National Park, Scotland.

Notes from the Cairngorms Connect Tree Nursery: Just a volunteer?

Kate has long been a part of the Tree Nursery at RSPB Abernethy Reserve in the Cairngorms Connect restoration landscape.…

1st June 2023

First-ever Scottish wildcat release approved in the Cairngorms Connect landscape

NatureScot has approved a licence application from the Saving Wildcats partnership to release wildcats (Felis silvestris) in the Cairngorms Connect…

29th March 2023

Meet Generation Restoration: Ellie Dimambro-Denson

Our project partners are at the core of everything we do, with each team being made up of dedicated and…

17th March 2023