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News and Events

We hope you enjoy reading more about what's happening with the Scottish Invasive Species Initiative. We will post news and events information on this page so you can see what is about to and what has been happening.

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November 2020

So what do our Project Officers really get up to? We asked James to give us a snapshot into a typical working day here at the Scottish Invasive Species Initiative. 


November 2020

Our latest newsletter is out now - and it's an Education Special! 

Read all about our FREE resources for environmental education and our fab Alien Detectives resource. 

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October 2020

Training a young pup to sniff out those elusive American mink!

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September 2020

SISI Project officer Jack recounts the usefulness of trail cameras in field work and solving mysteries!

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September 2020

We've made it easier for you to record a sighting of an American mink or one of our target invasive plants with our two new online reporting forms. 

Simply enter the information about what you've seen, drop a pin on the map or enter an address to tell us where you've seen it and submit…

July 2020

We've got a great guest blog from the Restoring Ratty project about the re-introduction of water voles to Northumberland.

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