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Trees for Life is an award-winning conservation charity working to restore Scotland's ancient Caledonian Forest.

Press releases

£2 million for world’s first rewilding centre near Loch Ness

Trees for Life is to establish the world’s first rewilding centre near Loch Ness in the Highlands – thanks to more than £2 million of support from... read more

07.02.2020 • By Trees for Life

Groundbreaking bid to save Scotland’s disappearing mountaintop forests

A groundbreaking bid to help save Scotland’s almost-vanished mountaintop forests and their wildlife is being launched by Trees for Life, with the... read more

11.12.2019 • By Trees for Life

Red squirrel reintroductions move to Sutherland in new phase of...

Conservation charities Trees for Life and Woodland Trust Scotland have partnered up to return red squirrels to a Sutherland wood. The releases... read more

17.10.2019 • By Trees for Life

Family fun at wildlife-rich ‘lost world’ near Loch Ness

Trees for Life hosted a family fun day at Dundreggan – the conservation charity’s acclaimed rewilding estate in Glenmoriston, near Loch Ness – on... read more

07.08.2019 • By Trees for Life

Festivalgoers urged to help rewild the Highlands

Music lovers attending this year’s Belladrum Tartan Heart Festival – the Highland’s longest running and biggest music festival – are being... read more

21.06.2019 • By Trees for Life

Scientists to study health and genetics of reintroduced red squirrels in...

The health and genetics of red squirrels reintroduced to woodlands in the Scottish Highlands by conservation charity Trees for Life are to be... read more

29.03.2019 • By Trees for Life

High-altitude forest to save rare trees and help mountain wildlife

A new high-altitude forest of 10,000 rare mountain trees supporting wildlife including golden eagles and mountain hares is to be planted near Loch... read more

20.12.2018 • By Trees for Life

Trees for Life’s red squirrel project wins global conservation competition

Scotland’s only entry in the Forests category of a leading global conservation competition has won funding of more than £25,000 to help ensure the... read more

01.11.2018 • By Trees for Life

Nature-depleted Scotland needs new era of rewilding says landmark book

A sticking plaster approach to conservation is failing Scotland’s wildlife – and with species such as red squirrel, wild cat and capercaillie... read more

25.10.2018 • By Trees for Life

Scottish entry in international awards to boost tourism and Gaelic by...

Scotland’s only entry in the Forests category of a leading international conservation competition could this week secure funding to create a... read more

16.10.2018 • By Trees for Life