Links to organisations / government / authorities with a vested interest in the landscapes, environmnet, flora and fauna of Scotland

(Alphabetical Order)

Dumfries House Arboretum 

East Ayrshire Woodlands:  An 'arms-length' organisation linked to East Ayrshire Council :

Fight for Scotland's Nature: Amalgamation of 35 charities working towards an Environmental Act for Scotland:

Forestry and Land Managment (Scotland) Act 2018

Forestry Commision Scotland / Coimisean na Coilltearachd Alba

Scotland's Environment:

Scotland Woodland Trust

Scottish Natural Heritage / Dualchas Nàdair na h-Alba

Scottish Wildlife Trust:


SEPA: Scottish Environment Protection Agency / Buidheann Dion Àrainneachd na h-Alba: 

SUSTRANS: Accessible cycle routes for all + News Updates for Scotland:

Trees for Life: Restoring the Calendonian Forest:



Buglife Scotland - Saving the samll things that run the planet - -

Plantlife Scotland - Plants, flowers and funghi conservation and preservation - -




Gaelic / Education:

Gaelic - Tree Folklore (found on East Ayrshire Woodlands site):

Tree Stories for Children - A beautiful short story for each month.

Taken from Scottish Studies/University of Edinburgh/ Website: The Great Caledonian Forest of the Mind: Highland Woods and Tree Symbolism in Scottish Gaelic Tradition MICHAEL NEWTON file:///C:/Users/Owner/Downloads/1806-Article%20Text-7135-2-10-20170207.pdf (downloaded 19.01.2019)