Highland Council invites applications for new Nature Restoration Fund
The Highland Council is inviting communities to apply for a share of a new fund to support nature restoration projects.
The Nature Restoration Fund (NRF) is a new capital fund, established by the Scottish Government, designed to help support projects that will deliver nature restoration, safeguard wildlife, and tackle the causes of biodiversity loss due to climate change.
The Highland Council has been allocated £200,000 towards capital projects that meet the fund’s criteria.
To be eligible projects must
- deliver positive effects for biodiversity and enhance local ecosystems;
- address the climate emergency and its impacts through mitigation and adaptation and by promoting nature-based solutions
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