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European Waste Shipment Regulation

European Waste Shipment Regulation

Laura Gillan, SEPA Graduate Trainee April 04, 2019

Waste shipments enable resources to be transported for use in industries across the world, creating a valuable commodity from discarded materials. In a modern world where natural resources are increasingly scarce, waste shipments offer an alternative to the over-use of our planet’s resources.

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Bog Squad Blog

Bog Squad Blog

David Hill, Peatland Restoration Project officer March 15, 2019

Butterfly Conservation Scotland’s ‘Bog Squad’ team is a volunteer task force, created to carry out rehabilitation works on damaged peatlands across Scotland with funding from Scottish Natural Heritage’s led-Peatland ACTION project. David Hill, Peatland Restoration Project Officer tells us more.

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Waste Data Strategy - Practitioners' workshop

HabMoS - NWSS and Freshwater data release

Rainfall observers – long service awards

Rainfall observers – long service awards

Scotland's environment web September 12, 2018

In this blog, we’re shining a light on, and celebrating, some of Scotland’s most dedicated volunteer rainfall observers, who have been actively recording rainfall data, every day for decades – some dating as far back as the 1960’s. This is extremely valuable data to record in all weathers – even during the dry spell that we’ve had recently.

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Celebrating the world wide web – meet the web team behind Scotland’s environment web (part 2)