Our Activities

Our Activities

Applecross “whole estate” planning

We have spent the last 2 years working on a major strategic planning project with the estate and the community in Applecross.  A key output from the project was the creation of the Applecross Forum, in tandem with the development of a new estate plan for the Applecross Trust. It was really heartening to see the first meeting of the Forum so well attended by the community and the Applecross…
January 28, 2018
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An Applecross sunset & climb

A fantastic sunset over the Skye Cuillin this evening on the way over the Bealach na Ba at Applecross. Had an interesting meeting with the community whom we are currently working with as part of a large project with the Applecross Trust.  Interesting to see how the work is developing. Took the chance afterwards to walk into the back of Beinn Eighe where we set up a bivouac and then…
May 12, 2017
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Return to Creag Meagaidh

  Yet another visit to an old site, this time to Creag Meagaidh NNR funded and run by SNH where I did my BSc dissertation in 1995. My project looked at the pros and cons of regenerating native woodland at landscape scale using fences or culling, which even 25 years later is a hot topic with the current debate on deer management being overseen by the ECCLR at present.  …
April 6, 2017