Environment / Zero Waste Scotland hosts islands consultation on deposit return scheme
Environment / Glass heading south again after lease ends at recycling plant
Environment / Recycling scheme to expand to businesses in November
Environment / Council’s climate change event to help people reduce carbon footprint
Environment / People encouraged to join Scottish climate discussion
Environment / ‘Lament for the Lang Kames’ sees coffin burned at VoeCeremony intended to heal community division
Environment / Burra beach clean attracts 120 folk
Environment / Grant funding gives cycling a leg up
Environment / Nesting gulls hold up pipeline work
Environment / SIC urged to allow wildflowers to grow on roadside verges
Environment / A message of peace and hope from Aith
Environment / Students’ green team praised after award win
Environment / Climate protestors made good impression
Environment / Schoolchildren to strike in climate protest
Environment / Hermaness path to be upgraded to cope with rising visitor numbersRural tourism infrastructure fund awards £300,000
Environment / Bird’s eye view of new recycling plant
Environment / Council needs public help to beat waste targets
Environment / KIMO’S Lerwick meeting marks importance of isles to the organisation
Environment / NorthLink replaces plastics with degradeable itemsCompany is ‘ahead’ of government waste targets
Environment / Isles part of marine plastic project
Environment / Shopping trolleys and broken bottles lead to litter reminder
Environment / Bird watchers head out west after rare owl is found in Tumblin garden
Environment / Tangled gannet sparks marine litter reminder
Environment / Household waste recycling figures on the upFigures have surpassed expectations according to committee chairman Ryan Thomson.
Environment / Viking Energy applies for further changes to its consent
Environment / ‘Urgent’ action needed on salmon farming, says parliament committee
Environment / Farm plastic could be sent to incinerator
Environment / SEPA proposes stricter rules for salmon farmsWatchdog says current rules not adequate, as impact of salmon farming may not be contained to the vicinity of individual farms.
Environment / Probe into what caused death of whalesFOUR deep water whales have washed up on various shores across Shetland over the last few weeks, raising concern that they may be linked with the deaths of over 80 whales washed up on the west coast of Scotland and Ireland during August and September.
Environment / Rare seal row leads to fineMAN who got into an early hours row after trying to pet a rare bearded seal that had taken up residence in Lerwick harbour has beenfined at the town’s sheriff court.