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20thFebruary 2024

Travelling into a green future

20.02.24|Categories: Places|Tags: , , , |

Discover how confidence in adopting pollinator-friendly actions is taking hold around Scotland’s transport network, old and new, in this post by Scottish Pollinators (12 February 2024). Read about how ScotRail and Scottish Canals are skilfully showcasing the many things we can do to help wildlife, and the involvement of local [...]

9thJanuary 2024

Fabulous community pollinator projects across Scotland

09.01.24|Categories: Places|Tags: , |

Read about a range of fantastic projects vying for prizes in the NatureScot sponsored pollinator-friendly category, in this Scottish Pollinators blog past (December 2023). These have been highlighted by the 2023 Keep Scotland Beautiful ‘It’s Your Neighbourhood’ gathering.

19thOctober 2023

Meadow in a box

19.10.23|Categories: Miscellaneous, Places|Tags: , , , , |

This Scottish Pollinators post (28 September 2023) shares a guest blog by Simon Whitworth, currently working as a Countryside Officer at Aberdeen City Council. Find out about his work to help pollinators, and his ‘Meadow in a box’ scheme for schools. A great idea easily replicated in your area!

1stAugust 2023

The bumblebees of Bressay

01.08.23|Categories: Places|Tags: , , |

This post on Scottish Pollinators (28 July 2023) tells the story of an event focussing on the bumblebee species of Shetland. The Species on the Edge team organised a day designed to encourage the public to come along and learn how to identify bumblebees, and the wildflowers and the habitats important [...]