Scottish Natural Heritage is the government agency which works to conserve and enhance the rich inheritance of Scotlands wildlife, habitats and landscapes.
- to safeguard and enhance Scotland's natural heritage, particularly its natural, genetic and scenic diversity;
- to foster awareness and understanding of the natural heritage;
to promote enjoyment of, and responsible public access to, the natural heritage in ways which do not damage it;
- to encourage public support and voluntary effort for the benefit of the environment;
- to promote improvement of the natural heritage in and around towns and cities, where most of Scotland's people live; and
- to encourage environmental sustainability in all forms of economic activity.
Scottish Natural Heritage is involved in the following Caledonian-Partnership projects:
Millennium Guide to Scotland's Forest Resource
Caledonian Forest Project
Glen Affric and Glen Cannich Woodland Restoration
The Scottish Natural Heritage Web Site can be found at www.snh.org.uk