Saving Scotland's Red Squirrels



Our new recruits: welcome to Team Squirrel!

new recruits It’s a really exciting time to be working for Saving Scotland’s Red Squirrels. Thanks to support from the Heritage Lottery Fund and the Scottish LEADER programme, the latest phase in the project is focusing on 'developing community action'. To help us achieve this aim, we've recruited four new members of staff.  … read more

  • 14th Aug 2017, by Saving Scotland's Red Squirrels
  • Blog, Events

SSRS at the Game Fair

Come along to the Scottish Game Fair this weekend- we'll be there! … read more

Out and about at the weekend!

90_red on the cone - 024_Ronald Stokes_Dunoon Come and meet some of the team at the Discovery Day at Loch Leven National Nature Reserve! … read more

Adventures at the RSPB Big Nature Festival

photo 5 Rosie the knitted squirrel had a rare old time at the RSPB Big Nature Festival in Musselburgh this weekend. Here are some of the folks she met along the way... … read more

Squirrely games at Balmaha this Sunday!

32 Red Squirrel on branch (c) Photograph by Darin Smith Lorna (our volunteer project assistant) has been busy running around events chatting with people about the project. This weekend she will be helping the rangers at Balmaha with their "Nuts about squirrels" event. Come along! … read more

Celebrate Red Squirrel Week in Aberfoyle

90_red on the cone - 024_Ronald Stokes_Dunoon Come find the local red squirrels and us at The Lodge, Aberfoyle this weekend to celebrate red squirrel week! … read more

Summer squirrel days

DSCF6365 Most people seem to think that taking school children into the woods getting them to cook lunch on an open campfire, then giving them axes and knives is crazy. But not at Green Aspirations. … read more

This year's sightings


Programme leaders

Scottish Wildlife Trust Forestry Commission Scottish Land and Estates
Scottish Natural Heritage Red Squirrel Survival Trust RSPB