Words by Abi Scaife
The world’s first rewilding centre has opened in Scotland.
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Charity Trees for Life has opened the world’s first rewilding centre - near Loch Ness, in the Scottish highlands.
The Dundreggan Rewilding Centre in Glenmoriston is 10,000 acres of restoration, a sanctuary for nature while Trees for Life helps to care for the Caledonian forest and its wildlife.
The focus of the rewilding centre isn’t just nature and wildlife - it’s people, too. The Dundreggan Rewilding Centre is free-to-access, thanks to generous donors, helping to reconnect people and nature.
You will be able visit year-round to see what the centre is doing, and to see how rewilding benefits different species of plants and animals.
The centre will open to the public on Saturday 15 April with a celebratory weekend of special events and activities.
If you’re interested in learning more about the centre, or how to support them, you can do so on its website. If you want to directly support Trees for Life, the charity behind the centre, you can do so on its website.