A star of Strictly Come Dancing has fox-trotted his way to Highland Perthshire to sample some of its wildlife spectacles.
Members of the public are to be discouraged from venturing on to a "dangerous" beach when a tract of unused land on Dundee's western fringes is opened to the public as a nature park.
A campaign to protect Scotland's waterways from damage caused by invasive non-native plant species was launched on Tuesday.
The Scottish SPCA had to step in to nurse a sea eagle which had been released into the wild only weeks ago as part of a programme to reintroduce the birds in Scotland.
Experts are issuing a warning to walkers after a weekend of drama on the Angus and Perthshire hills ended with five people having to be rescued.
The ninth annual Crieff and Strathearn Drovers' Tryst Walking Festival is under way as the area again looks to the past for a massive tourist boost.
A fun festival designed to showcase Highland Perthshire's potential as a wildlife tourism destination began in Dunkeld and Birnam at the weekend.
A Mearns landowner who has found the roe deer population decimated on his estate fears poaching is spiralling out of hand.
Visitors to a Perthshire beauty spot will be able to appreciate it all the more thanks to a refurbishment project officially opened on Saturday.
Work to breathe new life into one of Perth's most popular parks is set to begin.