Saturday, September 18, 2021

Students push submit proposals for new urban village in Aberdeen

PLANS for the creation of a new urban village in Aberdeen have been proposed by final year university architects.The village, is proposed to be created between the harbour and esplanade, in the area between...
Beaver in water - Scottish news

The number of beavers in Scotland has doubled in the last 3 years

The BEAVER population in Scotland has rapidly grown to around 1000 rodents in the country.With territory numbers doubling to 251, the beavers are now spread out over Glen Isla to Dundee and Stirling, Forfar to...
scottish team - scottish news

£3 million investment made into carbon negative company

A SCOTTISH factory with the aim of producing carbon negative insulation for homes is to be created after a £3 million investment.The investment comes from Scottish National Investment Bank who will help IndiNature open...
climate protest - research news scotland

UN climate change report ‘crucial for the future of the planet’

A LEADING climate scientist at a Scottish University has described a major climate change report published today as crucial for the future of the planet.Dr Michael Byrne is a lecturer in the School of...

World’s first beer to protect giraffes will be served in pub set to open...

A PUB is set to open in 2050 by a glasgow based brewery to raise awareness about the potential extinction of giraffes.The world's first and only beer to protect giraffes from extinction has been...
The Compass jellyfish - Nature News UK

Incredible images show entire “paralysed” fish clearly visible inside the body of a jellyfish

INCREDIBLE images show an entire "paralysed" fish clearly visible inside the body of a compass jellyfish.Amateur photographer Ian Watkin, 52, captured the rare images while out walking his dog at Harlyn Bay in Padstow,...
climate protest - research news scotland

Glaciers reported to have melted enough to fill Olympic size pools

GLACIERS and ice caps in two archipelagos have been losing billions of tonnes of ice as climate warms study shows.A team at The University of Edinburgh mapped data collected by the European Space Agency’s...
bottled water - scottish news

Scots with private water supplies to be given free water by the government

PEOPLE suffering from a reduced amount of water supplies will be offered free bottled water through the government.Following the recent wave of hot weather, people with reduced private water supplies will be offered free...
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Millions invested to build charging points for electric vehicles

A SCOTTISH bank has invested millions into electric vehicles to help tackle the lack of charging infrastructure in Scotland.The Scottish National Investment Bank has invested £2 million into Forey to support its aim to...
Element 2 vehicles - scottish news

Company spends millions opening its first Scotland based refuelling station

A HYDROGEN fuel specialist company will invest millions into opening up its first station based in Scotland.Element 2, a company that refuels vehicles with hydrogen is seeking a location in Bridge of Don in...
lifeboat volunteer - scottish news

Multiple Scottish lifeboat services respond to false alarm

A SCOTTISH lifeboat station launched a lifeboat after reports of a person calling for help in nearby waters.Kyle of Lochalsh RNLI had to launch after being alerted to a call from the UK Coastguard...
Over grown Buchanan Castle | Scottish News

Magical images show Scots castle almost completely consumed by nature

AN AIRCRAFT engineer has captured magical images of a Scots castle that has been almost completely consumed by nature.Derek Mccrimmon captured the jaw dropping photos of Buchanan Castle in Stirlingshire on Saturday showing the...
harbour seal pup - scottish news

Seal pups at risk of separation from their mothers on public beaches.

A SCOTTISH nature agency is urging people to keep their distance from seals after a series of recent incidents.NatureScot wants the public to avoid harbour seals at this time of the year as they...
Western Harbour - Property and Constructions News Scotland

A residential development is “going green” to support net zero ambitions

A HOUSING development in Edinburgh is “going green” with a new proposal to reduce the number of parking spaces on-site. As part of The Western Harbour housing development's net zero agenda, Forth Ports has submitted...
The Scottish Government have announced funding to safeguard wildlife and tackle biodiversity loss - Scottish News

Scottish Government announce £10m funding for the environment

THE SCOTTISH Government have announced funding to safeguard wildlife and tackle biodiversity loss.Projects that restore nature, protect wildlife and tackle biodiversity loss and climate change will receive a share of £10 million through a...
Glacier - Nature News Scotland

Glacial melt in the high Mountains of Asia accelerating as summers warm

GLACIERS in High Mountain Asia have been melting more quickly in recent years due to rising summer temperatures.Glacier melt prevails now even in areas where glaciers were previously growing, a team of researchers led...
Seafish - Research News Scotland

Annual fishing fleet survey returns as researchers head to ports across UK

FISHING vessel owners and skippers are encouraged to take part in the annual survey of the UK fishing fleet.This year’s survey begins on Monday 5 July and will run throughout the summer. The survey is carried out by Seafish, the public...
A multinational law firm is to cut global carbon emissions by at least 50 per cent by 2030 - UK and world news

Global law firm aims to tackle the climate crisis by cutting emissions by 50...

A MULTINATIONAL law firm is to cut global carbon emissions by at least 50 per cent by 2030.Global law firm Pinsent Masons have revealed plans to cut carbon emissions by a minimum of 50...
Leith on Sea - Nature News Scotland

Virtual gallery showing green future of Edinburgh spaces announces dates

AS PART of this year’s Edinburgh Science Festival, a society will be showcasing their art which will show what they hope to be a greener future.The British Ecological Society (BES), in collaboration with SMASH-UK,...
robotics - Research News Scotland

The rise of underwater robotics is a key focus at UK event

AN ANNUAL Underwater Robotics conference will return this October with a live-streamed event demonstrating the latest advances in underwater robotic technology and exploring the opportunities and challenges of an autonomous future. Broadcast from the Subsea...
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