iPlayer Radio What's New?
Image for 23/02/2013

Sorry, this episode is not currently available on BBC iPlayer Radio

23/02/2013

Duration:
1 hour, 30 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 23 February 2013

Young folk struggling to find land to farm. Could the solution be shared farming?
Scotland's estates telling the nation they care about wildlife.
Armchair fishing on the River Deveron. How cameras help anglers decide if it's worth going out.
Following on from our in depth look at farmers and wind turbines, we get a naturalist's view on windfarms.
Saving Scotland's heritage trees after storm damage.
The bothy retreat for artists in the Cairngorms.
The sealskin kayak imported to Scotland from Greenland in the 60's which had a huge influence on the design of modern craft.
More advice on avalanche awareness from the Scottish Avalanche Information Service.
Plus our resident geek tests out a new Scottish Nature Smartphone App.

  • Ice table at Loch Morlich

    Ice table at Loch Morlich

  • Christopher Sleight in the Cairngorms

    Christopher Sleight in the Cairngorms

  • Duncan Winning in Ken Taylor's sealskin Kayak

    Duncan Winning in Ken Taylor's sealskin Kayak

    Loch Lomond in the early 1960's. Thanks to Duncan for this photo.

Broadcasts

Out of Doors - On Facebook

Mark Stephen and Helen Needham

Get the latest behind-the-scenes news and photos on our Facebook page.

Commonwealth Poetry Postcards

poetry_promo1.jpg

A growing collection of poems from every nation and territory competing in the Games.

Free download

  1. Image for Scotland Outdoors

    Scotland Outdoors

    Your free, weekly, pocket guide to the Scottish outdoors. A flavour of the countryside in 15…

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Added. Check out your playlist Dismiss