Funding, Support, and Assistance is gratefully acknowledged from the following:

Europe and Scotland Regional Development Fund Visit Scotland Wren Celtic Fringe

 

Photography Credits

The images used throughout the website are the work of several local photographers. Steve Carter or Gordon Harrison have contributed many of the scenic images used. Wildlife photographs have come from Eoghain Maclean, Barry Blake, and Scottish Natural Heritage. Sealife photos of Whales, Dolphins or similar are with the assistance of Nick and Mary Davies of Hebridean Whale Cruises, and from Ian and Sam French at the Gairloch Marine Life Centre. And finally, Dean Bricknell, for permission to use a variety of images both on this site and on local publications which we have been involved in.

All photos are used with the kind permission of contributors, who retain copyright of the images - these may not be reproduced without their permission.

 

Text credits

Scottish Natural Heritage have allowed us to link or offer PDF versions of some of their highly informative booklets on the natural heritage and geology of the area. Gairloch Heritage Museum have contributed towards the section dealing with Culture, Gaelic, and Crofting. Dr. Barry Blake, of Gairloch, has assisted with text on pages connected with local flowers, birdlife, and Butterflies.

Jonathan Willet, Highland Council's Biodiversity Officer, provided the information and photographs for the "Dragonflies" section

 

Posted on Wednesday, November 8th 2017

Red Squirrels return to several areas of Wester Ross!

Red squirrels, a species previously lost from their native woodlands, have been successfully returned to the north-west Highlands, early results of a reintroduction project show. The new population has naturally expanded Full Story...

Posted on Tuesday, May 30th 2017

So many visitors!

The Wester Ross gardens’ guardians, the National Trust for Scotland, said yesterday the recent renovation of the estate’s grand home Inverewe House had also helped boost business since reopening after the win Full Story...

A simply beautiful part of the world. I stayed near Gairloch with my family recently, and we'll certainly be back.
Jeff Gilberston, Florida

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