Peter Cairns (@PCairnsPhoto )

Peter Cairns

Bio Conservation photographer/videographer. Director, SCOTLAND: The Big Picture @ScotlandTBP. Trustee @treesforlifeuk. #Rewilding advocate.
Location Cairngorms, Scotland
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Account created 03-03-2010 14:03:19
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Twitter Web App : The collapse in insect populations means we all need to become insect champions, says @wildlifetrusts report. We need to cut massively UK pesticide use, and ensure a big increase in wildflower-rich roadverges & nature-rich areas 🐝

iPhone : In May ‘19 beavers became a protected species in Scotland, but 87 were legally shot under licences the same year.
Our new #Rewilding Story explores our relationship with beavers & suggests a more efficient way to reap the rewards of this wetland engineer.…

iPhone : There are critics of fitting satellite tags to birds of prey and to some degree, I’m one of them. I do recognise however, the enormous value in the information this technology provides. Follow the fascinating story of WildLand’s golden eagles.… #rewilding

Twitter Web App : Join David Hetherington, author of The Lynx and Us, to explore what it would be like to live with lynx.
What does this secretive hunter look like? What does it do? And how might it fit back into the Scottish landscape where it’s been absent for so long?…

Twitter Web App : There’s a nip in the air, the trees are golden, the dawn chorus replaced by the roaring of red deer stags, & quiet riverside pools provide sanctuary for salmon on their way to spawn. Autumn is a magical time in the Highlands.
Escape to the Cairngorms:…

Twitter Web App : What lies along the line...
New film shines a light on the front line of the environmental movement in the UK. The urgent fight to protect the UK's ancient woodlands -…
#Wildlife #Nature #Woodland #Conservation #NHS #NHSnotHS2
Stop HS2 HS2 Rebellion

Twitter Web App : Have we learned our lesson?

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Twitter Web App : Some fantastic work going on at Alladale Wilderness Reserve in Sutherland. Trees going in the ground, peatlands being restored, jobs being created. Check out this interview with owner and custodian, Paul Lister. #rewilding…

iPhone : Our next #rewilding story, Making Beavers Mainstream, explores how a shift in policy is urgently needed to allow beavers to spread, free from persecution, to see an abundance of life return in their wake.

Coming this Thursday, straight to your inbox:…

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iPhone : Since 2003, the team at Alladale have been hard at work. Theyve planted close to a million trees, restored over 500 acres of peatland, reintroduced red squirrels & bred Scottish wildcats in a captive breeding programme.
Come & see it for yourself in 2021:…

Twitter Web App : Were delighted that were able to welcome guests back to Ballintean amid the splendour of the #Cairngorms (following relevant safety guidance of course). Come and immerse yourself in wild nature.