23rdJanuary 2024

Where Crops Once Grew

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In this NatureScot post (22 January 2024),  Roddy Maclean looks at place-name evidence for agriculture in locations which are uncultivated today. Leugh ann an Gàidhlig / Read in Gaelic

28thNovember 2023

Three Glens Story Map

28.11.23|Categories: Places|Tags: , , , , |

Check out these story map videos on Vimeo, developed through The Gathering/An Cruinneachadh. The Gathering Website also includes a page with the story map image and video links. This community led arts project has been developed for everyone throughout the three communities of Glenmoriston, Fort Augustus & Glengarry. Watch and [...]

17thOctober 2023

Yarrow’s Achilles’ heel

17.10.23|Categories: Miscellaneous, Resources|Tags: , , , |

This Scottish Pollinators post (13 October 2023) shares interesting facts about yarrow. A popular plant with pollinators, yarrow also has medicinal uses, a myriad of local names, and a rich cultural history in ancient Greek, and Gaelic legend.