Posts Tagged ‘Trees for Life’

Dundreggan Field Trip Sept 2011

Sunday, September 18th, 2011

Alan Watson who started Trees for Life as a charity in 1989 came to Tain this past week to speak to us about remnant forest landscape in the Highlands and the Trees for Life overall work.

Part of that work involves restoring forest in west-central Highlands to Caledonian status with the concentration on the Dundreggan Estate between Glen Moriston and Glen Affric.  Trees for Life bought this estate in 2004.

Tain & District Field Club were invited to visit with a guided field trip which took place on 17 September 2011. Continue reading “Dundreggan Field Trip Sept 2011” »

‘Lost world’ of rare species in Highlands’ forest

Friday, December 17th, 2010

A forest in the Highlands holds a “lost world” of rare and endangered spiders, ants and flies, according the charity that owns the woodland. Continue reading “‘Lost world’ of rare species in Highlands’ forest” »