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Nature of Scotland Awards

The Nature of Scotland Awards, sponsored by NatureScot, recognise the very best in Scottish nature conservation.

Hosted by TV presenter adventurer, author and wildlife expert Steve Backshall and BBC Scotland TV and radio presenter Euan McIlwraith, the winners of the ninth annual Nature of Scotland Awards were celebrated at our first ever virtual awards ceremony on the 25 November. Co-sponsored by NatureScot, learn more about this year’s winners and how they have gone the extra mile to support nature conservation in Scotland.

The Nature of Scotland Awards 2020 announced

In a year with a record-breaking number of nominations, the inspirational people, projects and organisations were celebrated and the winners announced across nine award categories at a virtual awards ceremony.

Brought to you by RSPB Scotland and co-sponsored by NatureScot, Scotland’s nature community came together to recognise the outstanding achievements of those working hard to protect our precious natural heritage.

If you would like any information about the Awards, including how to submit a nomination or become a sponsor of the Nature of Scotland Awards 2021 please email awards@rspb.org.uk. You can also follow the Twitter page for updates.


NatureScot is Scotland’s nature agency with 30 years’ experience advising the Scottish Government. They work to enhance our natural environment and inspire the people of Scotland to care more about it.

They will be indispensable to Scotland’s ‘green recovery’ from Covid-19, stimulating a revival that secures resilience through a nature-rich future for Scotland and an effective response to the climate emergency. This means that by 2030, Scotland will be recognised as a world leader in looking after and enhancing nature.

For more information, visit their website at www.nature.scot or follow them on Twitter at https://twitter.com/nature_scot.

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