In pictures: The Caledonian Forest

Source: BBC News

Cairngorms Connect is a new project in Scotland bringing together land-owning NGOs, public bodies and private landowners to work on nature conservation in one of the biggest schemes of its kind in the UK.

The view from the Snow HoleImage copyrightPAUL GLENDELL

Between them the landowners manage an area of 700 sq km of mountains, forests and rivers.

ForestImage copyrightPAUL GLENDELL
GlenfeshieImage copyrightPAUL GLENDELL

Twenty years ago Glenfeshie near Aviemore looked very different; no young trees were able to grow because of browsing by red deer.

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Categories: Europe, Nature, The Muslim Times, UK

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