Poster Competition

Help us to celebrate our local woodlands and encourage other people to join in with our BIG Birthday activities this year by entering our 25th Birthday poster competition. This is open to children in age groups: up to 8 years old and 9 – 13 years old. The winner of each category will receive a Woodland Wildlife Detective kit (includes …

Rowan

The second tree in our 2021 tree guide is Rowan. This month, the ‘Survivor Tree’ – a rowan, is competing to be named European Tree of the Year – we are up against some strong competition, so please do vote. The Rowan, Sorbus aucuparia  (Luis or Chaoruin in Gaelic) has held on to some of its Scottish folklore. Most people …

Nest Boxes

February 14th marks the beginning of National Nest Box Week. If you are keen to get involved but don’t know where to start, we have pulled together some useful resources for you. Nest box week has been running for over 20 years and it starts on Valentine’s Day, as this is traditionally said to be the date when birds pair …