The Scottish Countryside Rangers Association (SCRA) is the professional membership association for Countryside Rangers and associated countryside professionals in Scotland

Formed in 1974, SCRA has an enviable reputation for supporting the development and enhancement of the Ranger profession in Scotland; organising networking events, training events and conferences, supporting the development of a national logo and brand for Scotland's Ranger Services and working with Government and Government agencies to promote the profession.

Rangers promote the enjoyment, understanding and care of Scotland's outdoors through;

  • The first hand provision of information, advice and activities
  • Interpretation
  • The management of sites and facilities
  • Seeking to secure responsible behaviour

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Froglife have launched a new app which helps you identify and report sightings of amphibians and reptiles.

The app helps you identify eggs, larvae and sounds from amphibians and reptiles.  You can then submit your sightings using your phone's GPS function.  The app is free to download and is available for iphone and Android.

You can read more about it here.