Proposals to strengthen planning protection for ancient woodland is a “huge step forward” in preserving irreplaceable natural habitat, campaigners said.
Spring was making an early appearance before the freezing weather of the “beast from the east” swept across the UK, sightings from the public show.
The Arctic blast could spell disaster for wildlife after a number of species made an early spring appearance.
The public is being urged to vote for a tree which symbolises the Scouting movement to secure a UK win in a Europe-wide competition.
Plans to plant 50 million trees to create a “Northern Forest” between Liverpool and Hull have been backed with £5.7 million from the Government.
The man behind a proposed glamping site in Angus has hit back at an objection from the Woodland Trust.
A spectacular bluebell wood said to have given shelter to William Wallace and his army is being re-branded by its new owners.
The UK’s largest woodland conservation charity is fighting plans for a glamping site in Angus.
Councillors in Dundee have been urged to approve plans for a £21 million sports performance centre in Caird Park.
Caroline Lindsay discovers the beautiful trees in Courier Country and the stories behind them