A plan intended to aid the spread of beavers across the whole of Scotland has been published, with more than a quarter of a million acres marked as potential habitat.
Conservationists have welcomed plans by the Scottish Government’s woodland agency to bring beavers to three new sites on its vast estate before the end of this year.
New data reveals the carbon pollution produced by Scotland's waste incinerators, which have been criticised by green groups.
Thirteen leading nature, environment and countryside advocates have been rejected as board members by the Scottish Government’s nature agency.
The Scottish Government’s wildlife agency, NatureScot, withdrew an objection to a tourist development after “serious heat” from its chair, Mike Cantlay.
A major developer which bought land from a golf club will not have to build affordable housing due to a "loophole".
Ferret Fact Service looked at claims by the party leaders ahead of the Scottish Parliament election.
An anti-EU party standing for Edinburgh council is a member of a far right group in Europe which receives funding from the European Commission.