News from Moray Estates
A small herd of hardy cattle, Highlanders and one Shetland cow, are now grazing select areas of the Darnaway Forest within the Special Protection Area for Capercailzie.
The Scotland’s Finest Woods Awards a reception has been held at Doune Bowling Club and was attended by Lady Moray.
Darnaway Estate welcomed 2,500 orienteers competing in the Scottish Six Day Orienteering Championships on Monday 31st July.
The Doune Community Woodland Group have again been successful in winning the Small Community Woodland Group category in the Scotland’s Finest Woods Awards.
Doune Ponds enjoyed great weather on Easter Sunday for the now traditional Easter Egg Hunt.
The Estate’s Tornagrain project has been featured in an article in The Critic following a visit by their architecture feature writer Charles Saumarez Smith.
We are undertaking a public scoping process as we review the Moray Trust Long-Term Forest Plan, (part of Moray Estates).
John Moray was presented with the inaugural Landowner Legacy Award from The Princes Foundation at an awards ceremony in London on the 31st January.
Congratulations to Cameron Murray, one of our apprentice Forresters, who has just been shortlisted for Lantra Scotland’s Awards for Land-based and Aquaculture Skills.
Estate Managing Director Andrew Howard has written for the Press & Journal on building the types of communities we wish to live in today.