Species action notes



Action for Black Grouse

This note summarises the action being undertaken by Forestry Commission Scotland (now Scottish Forestry), either ourselves or in partnership with others, to help conserve the black grouse in Scotland.


Action for Capercaille

This note summarises the action being undertaken by Forestry Commission Scotland now Scottish Forestry), either ourselves or in partnership with others, to help conserve the capercaillie.


Action for Chequered Skipper

This note summarises the action being undertaken by Forestry Commission Scotland (now Scottish Forestry), either ourselves or in partnership with others, to help conserve the chequered skipper in Scotland.


Action for Juniper

This note summarises the action being carried out by Forestry Commission Scotland (now Scottish Forestry), either ourselves or in partnership with others, to help conserve and expand juniper populations.


Action for Pearl-Bordered Fritillary

This note summarises the action being undertaken by Forestry Commission Scotland (now Scottish Forestry), either ourselves or in partnership with others, to help conserve the pearl-bordered fritillary in Scotland.


Action for Red Squirrels

This note summarises the action being undertaken by Forestry Commission Scotland (now Scottish Forestry), either ourselves or in partnership with others, to help conserve red squirrels in Scotland.


Planting Juniper in Scotland: Reducing the Risk from Phytophthora austrocedrae

This note gives initial guidance on how to reduce the risk of causing further spread in Scotland of a pathogen of juniper called Phytophthora austrocedrae when carrying out planting of juniper and associated activities.


Woods for Nature: Our Biodiversity Programme 2008-2011

This publication sets out our priorities and main actions for biodiversity over the period 2008/09 to 2010/11.