Borders Forest Trust

The Trust was established in 1996 to help restore native woodland to Southern Scotland and to encourage an interest in woodland culture with those in the local community.


Defra is responsible for safeguarding our natural environment, supporting our world-leading food and farming industry, and sustaining a thriving rural economy.

Environment Agency

The Environment Agency works to create better places for people and wildlife, and support sustainable development.

Borders Angling

The Federation of Border Angling Associations represents all the Trout Angling Clubs within the Scottish Borders.

Forestry Commission

Forestry Commission Scotland's mission is to protect and expand Scotland's forests and woodlands and increase their value to society and the environment.

Scottish National Farmers Union

NFU Scotland is Scotland’s leading agricultural organisation representing 9,000 farmers, crofters, growers and other supporters. NFUS works alongside its sister organisations, as well as other rural, business and consumer groups.

Natural England

Natural England 111 is the government’s adviser for the natural environment in England, helping to protect England’s nature and landscapes for people to enjoy and for the services they provide.

Northumberland 3

Northumberland County Council exercises a range of statutory duties including strategic planning and highway maintenance.

National Park

The Northumberland  National Park Authority's main objective is looking after and protecting the special history, wildlife, habitats and landscapes of the Park, while promoting learning and enjoyment of them.


Northumberland Wildlife Trust

The Northumberland Wildlife Trust was founded in 1971 to protect wildlife and promote nature conservation within Newcastle, North Tyneside and Northumberland.

Northumbrian Water

Northumbrian Water Limited (NWL) is one of ten regulated Water and Sewerage Companies in England and Wales, operating in the north east of England.

River Tweed Commission

Empowered by law to do such acts, execute such works and incur such expenses as appear to it to be expedient for the protection and improvement of salmon and freshwater fisheries, and the preservation, increase and stocking of those fisheries.


The RSPB is the country’s largest nature conservation charity, inspiring everyone to give nature a home.


Scotland's Rural College delivers comprehensive skills, education and business support for Scotland’s land-based industries, founded on world class and sector-leading research, education and consultancy.



Scottish Borders Council is the unitary local authority responsible for the provision of all local government services for the Borders region.

Scottish Environment Protection Agency

The Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) is Scotland’s principal environmental regulator, protecting and improving Scotland’s environment.

Scottish Gorvernment

Scottish Government directorates are responsible for progressing the five core strategic objectives; Wealthier and Fairer Scotland, Healthier Scotland, Safer and Stronger Scotland, Smarter Scotland and Greener Scotland.

Scottish Land & Estates

The work of Scottish Land & Estates is driven by its membership and their desire to represent and demonstrate the contributions they make to rural Scotland.


Scottish Natural Heritage

SNH works to promote, care for, and improve our natural heritage; help people enjoy nature responsibly; enable greater understanding and awareness of nature; promote the sustainable use of Scotland's natural heritage.

Scottish Water

Scottish Water provides water and waste water services to household and business customers across Scotland.

Scottish Wildlife Trust

The Trust has been a champion of Scotland's wildlife since 1946, from the threatened red squirrel to puffins, dolphins and ancient Caledonian pine forests.


Southern Upland Partnership

The Southern Uplands Partnership aims, through partnership to achieve the integration of environmental, social and economic landuse policies in the Southern Uplands.


Tweed Foundation

Tweed Foundation aims to protect and enhance the fisheries of the Tweed and the Eye through the study, maintenance and restoration of fish populations, ecosystems and habitats plus encouragement of angling.

Visit Scotland

VisitScotland is Scotland's national tourist board.

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