Saving Scotland's Red Squirrels

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See you in a few years...

photo 3 Paul McDonald, Project Officer for Argyll & the Trossachs, is very sad to be leaving the project this week. Please continue to report your sightings on this website! … read more

See you in Callander!

Last weekend I took the Squirrel stall to Blair Drummond Safari Park, this Saturday I'm off to Callander. … read more

Seeing Red!

12364220544_87129fa0a4_o Some lucky folk out there see red squirrels all the time- so here's some top tips on key things to report back to us at SSRS. … read more

A pleasant surprise in an urban trap...

A good news story from Aberdeen, where red squirrels continue to re-colonise the city.  … read more

Spotting the elusive Scottish Red Squirrel

DSCF5983 If you've yet to set eyes on a Scottish Red Squirrel, here's a wee guide to help increase your chances!  … read more

The Do's and Don't's of Feeding Squirrels

511A0587 Do you regularly feed red squirrels? Read on for a few top tips on best practise from the team at SSRS. … read more

Fed Up With Feederboxes? No Way!

Squirrel in feeder box (c) Katrina Martin, 2020VISION Lorna Hutchison, Volunteer Project Assistant for Argyll and the Trossachs, tells us about her role in this season's squirrel monitoring. … read more

This year's sightings

 
 
 

Project partners 

Scottish Wildlife Trust Forestry Commission Scottish Land and Estates
 
Scottish Natural Heritage Red Squirrel Survival Trust RSPBHeritage Lottery Fund