Cairngorms Connect News

All the latest news from The Endangered Landscapes & Seascapes Programme


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

Brent Geese landing at Farlington Marshes

It’s time for wetland restoration: World Wetlands Day 2023

Like much of our natural world, wetlands are not only a source of beauty and wonder but an ecosystem type…

2nd February 2023

Aerial view of installation of large woody structure on River Tromie, Insh Marshes, Cairngorms National Park.

How uprooted trees are helping to restore a river in the Cairngorms

At Insh Marshes in the Cairngorms, Scotland, uprooted tree trunks have been installed in the river, helping to return a…

19th January 2023

New guidance to help maximise climate change mitigation through the restoration of natural areas

Finding ways to mitigate climate change impacts is now an existential necessity. In recent years, there has been a growing…

17th November 2022