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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To assist the Senior Countryside Ranger in providing a full Countryside Ranger Service programme of information, interpretation and environmental education to local schools, communities and to the visiting public and assist in implementing programmes of work and to achieve targets within agreed strategies and objectives of the Country Parks Section, Education & Skills and the wider local authority within Eglinton Country Park and North Ayrshire.

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