The Muirhead Red Squirrel Sanctuary, Dundee

Original Author: Muirhead Red Squirrel Sanctuary   Project Officer for Tayside, Ken Neil, talks about the importance of the Muirhead Red Squirrel Sanctuary, on the outskirts of Dundee. Working closely with volunteers and neighbours, they protect the red squirrel by maintaining a relatively secure breeding area, providing sanctuary from predating domestic pets and controlling other […]

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Ministerial approval for red squirrels

Original Author: Dr Mel Tonkin, Project Manager   With the fight to protect Scotland’s only native squirrel species reaching a critical stage, Minister for the Environment and Climate Change Paul Wheelhouse MSP visits the Saving Scotland’s Red Squirrels project.   At the start of September, the Scottish Wildlife Trust welcomed a visit by the Minister […]

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