Saving Scotland's Red Squirrels

Saving Scotland's Red Squirrels

 

Where have all my red squirrels gone?

6LR (c) No Bad Photos square They may not be visiting our gardens as often, but autumn is one of the busiest times of year for red squirrels. It's also the best time to get out into nature and see them in action as they prepare for the winter months ahead.  … read more

  • 18th Oct 2017, by Gill Hatcher
  • Blog

Call to report red squirrel sightings in Dumfries & Galloway

63 red squirrel-3525 (c) Steve Gardner square Saving Scotland's Red Squirrels is calling for the public to report more red squirrel sightings in Dumfries & Galloway to help paint a truer picture of the region's native wildlife. … read more

  • 10th Oct 2017, by Saving Scotland's Red Squirrels
  • News

The reds are back in Aberdeen!

red1 square Recent feeder box monitoring and camera trapping carried out in Countesswells and Foggieton Woods, near Aberdeen, indicates a rosy future for red squirrels. … read more

  • 20th Sep 2017, by Forestry Commission Scotland
  • News

Celebrate red squirrels in the National Park

Red Squirrel by Robert Trevis-Smith square Did you know that next week is Red Squirrel Week? Loch Lomond & the Trossachs National Park will be celebrating one of Scotland’s favourite animals, and raising awareness of the work that’s being done to protect them. Of course we wanted in on the action! … read more

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This year's sightings

 
 
 

Project partners 

Scottish Wildlife Trust Forestry Commission Scottish Land and Estates
 
Scottish Natural Heritage Red Squirrel Survival Trust RSPBHeritage Lottery Fund

 

 

 

Recent squirrel sightings

 

 

Seen a red or grey squirrel recently? Saving Scotland's Red Squirrels needs your help. Please report your squirrel sighting using our dedicated online sightings page. This will help us get a clear picture of red and grey squirrel distribution across Scotland.

Report a squirrel sighting now!