Scottish Land & Estates CEO, Douglas McAdam and Highland Manager Drew McFarlane-Slack made a whistle stop tour of Sutherland and Wester Ross this week, starting with Lochcarron Estates on Monday morning and finishing on Wednesday afternoon with a tour of the Woodland Trust's Ledmore and Migdale woods. During the trip they met Ewan MacPherson in Attadale and Mark Pattinson at Lochcarron. Lochcarron Estates will assist in developing a croft site as a local primary school resource together with Crofting Connections' Pam Rodway. They travelled to Applecross, Gairloch and Gruinard before meeting Dr Jean Balfour at Scourie with David Allison of Reay Forest Estate. Heading back south on Wednesday they met Jim Payne at Drumbeg and took in a prospective member in Lochinver. Before heading to the Woodland Trust property Doug and Drew had lunch at Bonar Bridge with Jonathan Mason of Bell Ingram, Gordon Robertson, Anson MacAuslan of Wellbeck Estates and Eleanor Garty of The Woodland Trust Scotland.'