Saving Scotland's Red Squirrels



Local update: getting into the squirrel spirit

201710 Balmaha square Conservation Officer Mary-Anne Collis gives us an update on what’s been happening in Argyll, Trossachs and Stirlingshire. … read more

  • 10th Nov 2017, by Mary-Anne Collis
  • Blog

Celebrate red squirrels in the National Park

Red Squirrel by Robert Trevis-Smith square Did you know that next week is Red Squirrel Week? Loch Lomond & the Trossachs National Park will be celebrating one of Scotland’s favourite animals, and raising awareness of the work that’s being done to protect them. Of course we wanted in on the action! … read more


Snow squirrel (c) Paul McDonald Paul McDonald, Project Officer for Argyll, the Trossachs and Stirling, has fun in the snow. … read more

  • 4th Mar 2015, by Paul McDonald, Project Officer for Argyll, the Trossachs and Stirling
  • Blog, Inspirational

The road to recovery

Red squirrel (c) Harry Hogg As we celebrate our 50th Anniversary, we have a golden opportunity to ensure that red squirrels remain an integral part of Scotland’s landscape for generations to come. … 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