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26th Jul 2016 Moths in the Morning
Muir of Dinnet NNR - Burn o'Vat visitor centre, AB34 5NB
Discover the marvellous moths caught in the live traps set up overnight on the Muir of Dinnet National Nature Reserve, followed by a search for day-fl...
National Nature Reserve event - Muir of Dinnet NNR
26th Jul 2016 Fun workshops throughout the day - Fairies and Fish
St Cyrus NNR - reserve car park, DD10 0AQ
10:30-12:00 Fairy doors, The fairies visit the seaside! Your children can make a door for an elf or fairy and make a home in the sand dunes! 1:30...
National Nature Reserve event - St Cyrus NNR
26th Jul 2016 Family fun day - Isle of May
Isle of May NNR - Anstruther meeting point, KY10 3AB
Facepainting, storytelling, treasure hunt, crafts. Meet Piper the Puffin! Come in sea-themed fancy dress to win a prize. Timings for the even...
National Nature Reserve event - Isle of May NNR
26th Jul 2016 Return of the ocean wanderers - Manx Shearwater boat trip
Isle of Rum - Community Hall, PH43 4RR
The opportunity for a close encounter with the remarkable Manx shearwaters as they gather in huge rafts on the sea before returning to their mountain ...
National Nature Reserve event - Rum NNR
27th Jul 2016 Knockan Crag NNR - free guided walk
Knockan Crag NNR - reserve car park, IV27 4HH
It's not all about geology! Discover the geology and natural history of this special National Nature Reserve. Free guided walk at 10.30am around...
National Nature Reserve event - Knockan Crag NNR
27th Jul 2016 Family fun day - Isle of May
Isle of May NNR - Anstruther meeting point, KY10 3AB
Facepainting, storytelling, treasure hunt, crafts. Meet Piper the Puffin! Come in sea-themed fancy dress to win a prize. Timings for the even...
National Nature Reserve event - Isle of May NNR
27th Jul 2016 Flora and fauna of the hillside
Ben Lawers NNR - car park, FK21 8TY
If you are a hill walker who would like to know more about the plants and wildlife around you or training to be a mountain leader, then this could be ...
National Nature Reserve event - Ben Lawers NNR
27th Jul 2016 Illustrated talk - A place for the dead: archaeology of burials and human remains on NTS properties
Ben Lawers NNR Ranger Base - Killin, FK21 8UW
Illustrated talk by National Trust for Scotland conservation staff, held in the meetings room, at the Ben Lawers Ranger Base, Lynedoch, Main Street, K...
National Nature Reserve event - Ben Lawers NNR
28th Jul 2016 Kinshaldy Olympics
Tentsmuir NNR - Kinshaldy Car Park, KY16 0DR
Come and join us at the picnic area at Kinshaldy car park. No booking is required, just turn up and join in the fun. Starts 12:30 and finish...
National Nature Reserve event - Tentsmuir NNR
28th Jul 2016 Family badger watch
Scottish Wildlife Trust, Falls of Clyde Visitor Centre, ML11 9DB
An evening walk to our badger viewing area following a clue trail to our secret sett! Have the chance to view badgers, bats and other nocturnal creatu...
National Nature Reserve event - Clyde Valley Woodlands NNR
28th Jul 2016 Return of the ocean wanderers - Manx shearwater boat trip
Isle of Rum - Community Hall, PH43 4RR
The opportunity for a close encounter with the remarkable Manx shearwaters as they gather in huge rafts on the sea before returning to their mountain ...
National Nature Reserve event - Rum NNR
29th Jul 2016 Really Wild Family Cycles
Loch Leven NNR - Kinross Office, KY13 8UF
A family orientated leisurely cycle around Loch Leven, exploring the wildlife, views and history of this spectacular National Nature Reserve. Suita...
National Nature Reserve event - Loch Leven NNR
30th Jul 2016 Feis Rois National Ceilidh Orchestra
St Cyrus NNR - reserve car park, DD10 0AQ
They are back! Scottish traditional music at its very best. Relax and take in the beauty of St Cyrus NNR whilst listening to this wonderful orchest...
National Nature Reserve event - St Cyrus NNR
30th Jul 2016 Meet the Locals - Manx Shearwaters on the Isle of Rum NNR
Isle of Rum - Community Hall, PH43 4RR
A Night-time Adventure. A trip to the Manx Shearwater breeding grounds under cover of darkness is a truly amazing wildlife experience. Get up cl...
National Nature Reserve event - Rum NNR
31st Jul 2016 Butterfly net workshop and minibeast hunt
Scottish Wildlife Trust, Falls of Clyde Visitor Centre, ML11 9DB
Join the rangers for an afternoon making your own butterfly sweep net to catch butterflies and other flying insects. After you have made and decorated...
National Nature Reserve event - Clyde Valley Woodlands NNR
2nd Aug 2016 Burn dipping and beastie hunting
Ben Lawers NNR - car park, FK21 8TY
Join our hands-on exploration of some of the habitats on our nature trail to discover some of the less obvious wildlife living there. Duration: 2 ...
National Nature Reserve event - Ben Lawers NNR
4th Aug 2016 Ladybirds
Tentsmuir NNR - Kinshaldy Car Park, KY16 0DR
Come and join us in the picnic area at Kinshaldy car park. No booking is required, just turn up and join in the fun. Starts 12:30 and finish...
National Nature Reserve event - Tentsmuir NNR
5th Aug 2016 Really Wild Family Cycles
Loch Leven NNR - Kinross Office, KY13 8UF
A family orientated leisurely cycle around Loch Leven, exploring the wildlife, views and history of this spectacular National Nature Reserve. Suita...
National Nature Reserve event - Loch Leven NNR
5th Aug 2016 Knockan Crag NNR - free guided walk
Knockan Crag NNR - reserve car park, IV27 4HH
It's not all about geology! Discover the geology and natural history of this special National Nature Reserve. Free guided walk at 10.30am around...
National Nature Reserve event - Knockan Crag NNR
6th Aug 2016 Luxury badger safari
Scottish Wildlife Trust, Falls of Clyde Visitor Centre, ML11 9DB
Badger watching goes first class! Be escorted by the Ranger in their 4X4 to within 5 minutes of the sett. Enjoy an increased chance of seeing badgers...
National Nature Reserve event - Clyde Valley Woodlands NNR
8th Aug 2016 Knockan Crag NNR - free guided walk
Knockan Crag NNR - reserve car park, IV27 4HH
It's not all about geology! Discover the geology and natural history of this special National Nature Reserve. Free guided walk at 10.30am around...
National Nature Reserve event - Knockan Crag NNR
9th Aug 2016 Wild Food Walk
Muir of Dinnet NNR - Burn o'Vat visitor centre, AB34 5NB
Long before supermarkets and pharmacies, people had to feed and doctor themselves with the plants around them. Join us to find out which plants they u...
National Nature Reserve event - Muir of Dinnet NNR
10th Aug 2016 Illustrated talk - Isn't it good, Norwegian Wood?
Ben Lawers NNR Ranger Base - Killin, FK21 8UW
Illustrated talk by National Trust for Scotland conservation staff, held in the meetings room, at the Ben Lawers Ranger Base, Lynedoch, Main Street, K...
National Nature Reserve event - Ben Lawers NNR
11th Aug 2016 Big birds & poop
Tentsmuir NNR - Kinshaldy Car Park, KY16 0DR
Come and join us in the picnic area at Kinshaldy car park. No booking is required, just turn up and join in the fun. - Follow the Owl quiz t...
National Nature Reserve event - Tentsmuir NNR
11th Aug 2016 Luxury badger safari
Scottish Wildlife Trust, Falls of Clyde Visitor Centre, ML11 9DB
Badger watching goes first class! Be escorted by the Ranger in their 4X4 to within 5 minutes of the sett. Enjoy an increased chance of seeing badgers...
National Nature Reserve event - Clyde Valley Woodlands NNR
12th Aug 2016 Really Wild Family Cycles
Loch Leven NNR - Kinross Office, KY13 8UF
A family orientated leisurely cycle around Loch Leven, exploring the wildlife, views and history of this spectacular National Nature Reserve. Suita...
National Nature Reserve event - Loch Leven NNR
12th Aug 2016 An introduction to navigation
Ben Lawers NNR - car park, FK21 8TY
Don't rely on your GPS or phone, get to grips with the basics of how to use a map and compass in the hills. The route will involve rough ground and mo...
National Nature Reserve event - Ben Lawers NNR
12th Aug 2016 Dragonfly training day
Flanders Moss NNR - reserve car park, FK8 3QQ
A short introductory training day on dragonfly identification at this dragonfly hot-spot. Booking is essential through the British Dragonfly Soci...
National Nature Reserve event - Flanders Moss NNR
13th Aug 2016 An introduction to identification of grasses, sedges and rushes
Ben Lawers NNR - car park, FK21 8TY
Get to grips with the graminoids! Come along and learn the basics how to identify these plants on this famous botanical nature reserve. Duration: 7...
National Nature Reserve event - Ben Lawers NNR
13th Aug 2016 Badger safari
Scottish Wildlife Trust, Falls of Clyde Visitor Centre, ML11 9DB
An evening walk to our badger viewing area, learning about badgers as you go. Have the chance to view badgers, bats and other nocturnal creatures. Inc...
National Nature Reserve event - Clyde Valley Woodlands NNR
14th Aug 2016 Carving for all: greenwood carving ideas
St Cyrus NNR - reserve car park, DD10 0AQ
It is always difficult to think of suitable projects for kids and adults to carve when time, funds and skills are limited. Hopefully these ideas will ...
National Nature Reserve event - St Cyrus NNR
14th Aug 2016 Meet the Warden
Flanders Moss NNR - reserve car park, FK8 3QQ
A chance to meet the reserve staff to find out more about Flanders Moss NNR and the work they carry out there. Drop in between 2-4pm to test the ...
National Nature Reserve event - Flanders Moss NNR
17th Aug 2016 Hillside safari
Ben Lawers NNR - car park, FK21 8TY
Experience the rich flora of the lower slopes of this famous botanical nature reserve and the varied wildlife flourishing in restored native plant com...
National Nature Reserve event - Ben Lawers NNR
18th Aug 2016 Osprey Walk
Loch Leven NNR - Burleigh Sands Car park, KY13 9HA
Join Scottish Natural Heritage staff on a search for these migratory avian anglers, prior to their long journey back to West Africa. Booking requ...
National Nature Reserve event - Loch Leven NNR
18th Aug 2016 Badger safari
Scottish Wildlife Trust, Falls of Clyde Visitor Centre, ML11 9DB
An evening walk to our badger viewing area, learning about badgers as you go. Have the chance to view badgers, bats and other nocturnal creatures. Inc...
National Nature Reserve event - Clyde Valley Woodlands NNR
20th Aug 2016 Celebrating 200 years of the Main Light - Isle of May
Isle of May NNR - Anstruther meeting point, KY10 3AB
History talks and guided tours. Timings for the events depend on boat sailing times. For more details go to the Isle of May page on the NNR websit...
National Nature Reserve event - Isle of May NNR
20th Aug 2016 Family badger watch
Scottish Wildlife Trust, Falls of Clyde Visitor Centre, ML11 9DB
An evening walk to our badger viewing area following a clue trail to our secret sett! Have the chance to view badgers, bats and other nocturnal creatu...
National Nature Reserve event - Clyde Valley Woodlands NNR
21st Aug 2016 Celebrating 200 years of the Main Light - Isle of May
Isle of May NNR - Anstruther meeting point, KY10 3AB
History talks and guided tours. Timings for the events depend on boat sailing times. For more details go to the Isle of May page on the NNR websit...
National Nature Reserve event - Isle of May NNR
24th Aug 2016 Fabulous ferns
Ben Lawers NNR - car park, FK21 8TY
Our second 'Learn 5' event this year looks at ferns on the lower slopes and how to identify them. You should leave knowing how to identify 5 different...
National Nature Reserve event - Ben Lawers NNR
24th Aug 2016 Illustrated talk - Bats, Badgers, Jacobites and Naturists!
Ben Lawers NNR Ranger Base - Killin, FK21 8UW
Illustrated talk by National Trust for Scotland conservation staff, held in the meetings room, at the Ben Lawers Ranger Base, Lynedoch, Main Street, K...
National Nature Reserve event - Ben Lawers NNR
25th Aug 2016 Family badger watch
Scottish Wildlife Trust, Falls of Clyde Visitor Centre, ML11 9DB
An evening walk to our badger viewing area following a clue trail to our secret sett! Have the chance to view badgers, bats and other nocturnal creatu...
National Nature Reserve event - Clyde Valley Woodlands NNR
2nd Sep 2016 Knockan Crag NNR - free guided walk
Knockan Crag NNR - reserve car park, IV27 4HH
It's not all about geology! Discover the geology and natural history of this special National Nature Reserve. Free guided walk at 10.30am around...
National Nature Reserve event - Knockan Crag NNR
3rd Sep 2016 Doors Open weekend - Isle of May
Isle of May NNR - Anstruther meeting point, KY10 3AB
A rare chance to see inside some of the island's other buildings. Timings for the events depend on boat sailing times. For more details go to the ...
National Nature Reserve event - Isle of May NNR
4th Sep 2016 Doors Open weekend - Isle of May
Isle of May NNR - Anstruther meeting point, KY10 3AB
A rare chance to see inside some of the island's other buildings. Timings for the events depend on boat sailing times. For more details go to the ...
National Nature Reserve event - Isle of May NNR
4th Sep 2016 Happy hedgehogs workshop
Scottish Wildlife Trust, Falls of Clyde Visitor Centre, ML11 9DB
Help save our hedgehogs! Build a hedgehog house for your garden. Find out what you can do to help our prickly friends. Suitable for over 6 years o...
National Nature Reserve event - Clyde Valley Woodlands NNR
7th Sep 2016 Illustrated talk - Seed collecting in the Picos de Europa
Ben Lawers NNR Ranger Base - Killin, FK21 8UW
Illustrated talk by National Trust for Scotland conservation staff, held in the meetings room, at the Ben Lawers Ranger Base, Lynedoch, Main Street, K...
National Nature Reserve event - Ben Lawers NNR
9th Sep 2016 Knockan Crag NNR - free guided walk
Knockan Crag NNR - reserve car park, IV27 4HH
It's not all about geology! Discover the geology and natural history of this special National Nature Reserve. Free guided walk at 10.30am around...
National Nature Reserve event - Knockan Crag NNR
11th Sep 2016 Happy hedgehogs workshop
Scottish Wildlife Trust, Falls of Clyde Visitor Centre, ML11 9DB
Help save our hedgehogs! Build a hedgehog house for your garden. Find out what you can do to help our prickly friends. Suitable for over 6 years ...
National Nature Reserve event - Clyde Valley Woodlands NNR
16th Sep 2016 Knockan Crag NNR - free guided walk
Knockan Crag NNR - reserve car park, IV27 4HH
It's not all about geology! Discover the geology and natural history of this special National Nature Reserve. Free guided walk at 10.30am around...
National Nature Reserve event - Knockan Crag NNR
17th Sep 2016 Fungal foray with Liz Holden
St Cyrus NNR - reserve car park, DD10 0AQ
Join expert mycologist Liz Holden to explore the fascinating world of fungi found at St Cyrus National Nature Reserve. With a few tasty fungal trea...
National Nature Reserve event - St Cyrus NNR
18th Sep 2016 Marine Conservation Scotland big beach clean weekend
St Cyrus NNR - reserve car park, DD10 0AQ
Keep St Cyrus NNR beautiful and protect wildlife by helping to tidy up the beach. Refreshments, gloves, pickers and lots of information provided. ...
National Nature Reserve event - St Cyrus NNR
18th Sep 2016 Meet the Warden
Flanders Moss NNR - reserve car park, FK8 3QQ
A chance to meet the reserve staff to find out more about Flanders Moss NNR and the work they carry out there. Drop in between 2-4pm to test the ...
National Nature Reserve event - Flanders Moss NNR
21st Sep 2016 Knockan Crag NNR - free guided walk
Knockan Crag NNR - reserve car park, IV27 4HH
It's not all about geology! Discover the geology and natural history of this special National Nature Reserve. Free guided walk at 10.30am around...
National Nature Reserve event - Knockan Crag NNR
25th Sep 2016 Fungi Foray
Loch Leven NNR - Findatie Car park, KY13 9JL
An annual foray into Levenmouth woods in search of autumnal fruiting fungi. Please bring walking boots and waterproofs. Booking required, tel. 0...
National Nature Reserve event - Loch Leven NNR
1st Oct 2016 Seals weekend - Isle of May
Isle of May NNR - Anstruther meeting point, KY10 3AB
Talk to seal experts and hopefully glimpse the first pup of the autumn. Timings for the events depend on boat sailing times. For more details go t...
National Nature Reserve event - Isle of May NNR
2nd Oct 2016 Seals weekend - Isle of May
Isle of May NNR - Anstruther meeting point, KY10 3AB
Talk to seal experts and hopefully glimpse the first pup of the autumn. Timings for the events depend on boat sailing times. For more details go t...
National Nature Reserve event - Isle of May NNR
11th Oct 2016 Step back in time with the Rhynie Wifies
St Cyrus NNR - reserve car park, DD10 0AQ
See how your ancestors survived in days gone by. What they ate and how they lived. The Rhynie Wifies will set the scene in full costume and provid...
National Nature Reserve event - St Cyrus NNR
16th Oct 2016 Dawn Goose Watch
Loch Leven NNR - Kirkgate Park, KY13 8FB
Meeting at the Kirkgate Watchtower. An early morning opportunity to witness the departure of pink-footed geese from their night time loch side roos...
National Nature Reserve event - Loch Leven NNR
16th Oct 2016 Woolly Nature: Nature Projects with wool to teach animal tracks, trees, plants and handskills
St Cyrus NNR - reserve car park, DD10 0AQ
Wool is a wonderful and easily obtainable affordable and natural product which can be used to teach children and adults practical and enjoyable handsk...
National Nature Reserve event - St Cyrus NNR
22nd Oct 2016 Halloween - Beginner's guide to witchcraft and wizardy (3-7yrs)
Scottish Wildlife Trust, Falls of Clyde Visitor Centre, ML11 9DB
Celebrate Halloween at the Falls of Clyde. Begin by carving pumpkin night-lights, making witches' brooms and magic wands. Then gather round the fir...
National Nature Reserve event - Clyde Valley Woodlands NNR
22nd Oct 2016 Halloween - Beginner's guide to witchcraft and wizardy (3-7yrs)
Scottish Wildlife Trust, Falls of Clyde Visitor Centre, ML11 9DB
Celebrate Halloween at the Falls of Clyde. Begin by carving pumpkin night-lights, making witches' brooms and magic wands. Then gather round the fire f...
National Nature Reserve event - Clyde Valley Woodlands NNR
22nd Oct 2016 Halloween - Beginner's guide to witchcraft and wizardy (5-10yrs)
Scottish Wildlife Trust, Falls of Clyde Visitor Centre, ML11 9DB
Celebrate Halloween at the Falls of Clyde. Begin by carving pumpkin night-lights, making witches' brooms and magic wands. Then gather round the fire f...
National Nature Reserve event - Clyde Valley Woodlands NNR
23rd Oct 2016 Halloween - Beginner's guide to witchcraft and wizardy (3-7yrs)
Scottish Wildlife Trust, Falls of Clyde Visitor Centre, ML11 9DB
Celebrate Halloween at the Falls of Clyde! Begin by carving pumpkin night-lights, making witches' brooms and magic wands. Then gather round the fire f...
National Nature Reserve event - Clyde Valley Woodlands NNR
23rd Oct 2016 Halloween - Beginner's guide to witchcraft and wizardy (3-7yrs)
Scottish Wildlife Trust, Falls of Clyde Visitor Centre, ML11 9DB
Celebrate Halloween at the Falls of Clyde! Begin by carving pumpkin night-lights, making witches' brooms and magic wands. Then gather round the fire f...
National Nature Reserve event - Clyde Valley Woodlands NNR
23rd Oct 2016 Halloween - Beginner's guide to witchcraft and wizardy (5-10yrs)
Scottish Wildlife Trust, Falls of Clyde Visitor Centre, ML11 9DB
Celebrate Halloween at the Falls of Clyde. Begin by carving pumpkin night-lights, making witches' brooms and magic wands. Then gather round the fire f...
National Nature Reserve event - Clyde Valley Woodlands NNR
12th Nov 2016 Lantern making workshops and parade
Scottish Wildlife Trust, Falls of Clyde Visitor Centre, ML11 9DB
The lantern making workshops take place from 10am to 4pm and you will need to book a time slot: 10am-11.30am, 11.30am-1pm, 1pm-2.30pm, 2.30pm-4pm. Mak...
National Nature Reserve event - Clyde Valley Woodlands NNR
10th Dec 2016 Elves Workshops
Scottish Wildlife Trust, Falls of Clyde Visitor Centre, ML11 9DB
Fun hands on festive workshops - become an elf for nature and make Christmas gifts to take home for your garden wildlife including bird feeders, hedge...
National Nature Reserve event - Clyde Valley Woodlands NNR
11th Dec 2016 Elves Workshops
Scottish Wildlife Trust, Falls of Clyde Visitor Centre, ML11 9DB
Fun hands on festive workshops - become an elf for nature and make Christmas gifts to take home for your garden wildlife including bird feeders, hedge...
National Nature Reserve event - Clyde Valley Woodlands NNR