The Biodiversity Working Group works to encourage the delivery of the The Highland Biodiversity Action Plan 2015 - 2020, which is available to download from the Highland Environment Forum's Biodiversity website.
Biodiversity Conference 2019 - The Salmon of wisdom runs deep' ～ Rewilding Highland rivers.
Saturday 30th March in Inverness College, UHI
This is a joint conference between the Forum and Inverness College/UHI and will be a stimulating blend of practical and research knowledge. Full details and booking here.
There is a small £6 charge for this event to cover catering costs.
2018 - On the trail of the Lonesome Pine
Pdfs of presentations
- The work of the Scottish School of Forestry
- Caithness Biodiversity Group
- Lochaber Biodiversity Group
- Funding options for native woodland expansion
Biodiversity Conference 2017 - Polinators, deer, woodlands, volunteering
Biodiversity Conference 2015 - Volunteering - Read the conference report
Updates on progress on the actions identified in the Highland Biodiversity Action Plan can be seen below:
- Chair : Forestry Commission Scotland Giles Brockman
- Admin: Caroline Vawdrey
- Bumblebee Conservation Society Katy Malone
- Caithness Biodiversity Group Phylida Sayles
- Highland Biological Recording Group Ro Scott
- Highland Councillor - Trish Robertson
- Highland Council Ecological Surveyor Katy Martin
- Highlife Highland Ranger Andy Summers
- National Trust for Scotland - Rob Dewar
- Scottish Environment Protection Agency Judi McDonald
- Scottish Natural Heritage Anne Elliott
- SEPA - Judi Macdonald
- UHI Murray Stark
- Independent advisor - Jonathan Willet