Tags - Deer

Lessons from the policy tour so far

Blog Post

2 Aug 2019

This week, three of our policy team, Eleanor Kay, Marcelina Hamilton and Emma Steel, began their tour of the North East and Highland Regions. They talk us through what they have learnt about the...

SLE responds following John Finnie MSP's comments on sporting rates


8 Mar 2019

Scottish Land & Estates has responded to comments made by John Finnie, Green MSP for Highlands & Islands, in an article published by The National on 23rd February 2019.

Letter to John Finnie MSP:


Community Engagement at Invercauld Estate

HIH Case Study

16 Jul 2018

The unique highland setting of Braemar village has flourished under a combination of extensive local estate involvement and community cohesion. As a local landowner, Invercauld Estate recognises the...

Working with local schools (AGMG)

HIH Case Study

11 Jul 2018

The Angus Glens Moorland Group is a collection of sporting estates Angus founded in 2015. They demonstrate the work these estates and their staff undertake undertake for our countryside, highlighting...

Woodland Projects at Invercauld Estate

HIH Case Study

3 Jul 2018

Meall Gorm Woodland Project

The Meall Gorm area of Invercauld Estate was fenced in 2006 after a successful deer fenced regeneration project of 3.3 hectares had been undertaken in 2000.

The area...

Wigwam Holidays

HIH Case Study

11 Jun 2018

Montrave Estate

Montrave Estate is run by Nicholas and Airin Gilmour and is situated north of Leven in Fife just a few miles from the beautiful Fife coast and just 12 miles from St Andrews, the...

Hill to Grill Education

HIH Case Study

8 May 2017

Assynt Foundation

Rangers and stalkers from Assynt Foundation in Sutherland, working together with colleagues from the John Muir Trust and Highland Council Ranger Service educated a group of...

Finzean Farm Shop & Tearoom

HIH Case Study

11 Apr 2017

Finzean Estate

The converted Balnaboth Steading is home to Finzean Estate’s Farm Shop & Tearoom. Opened in April 2006, the Farm Shop & Tearoom has been so successful that development work is now...

Estate tours at the Cairngorms Nature Festival

HIH Case Study

16 May 2016

Glenmuick Estates in Ballater is a 5,000 acre mixture of open moor, farmland and forest. The objectives of the Estate encompass conservation, habitat enhancement and protection, food production, and...

Glenmuick Estate Deer Farm

HIH Case Study

15 May 2016

Ballater suffered its worst flooding for a century in early 2016, and it will be some time yet, we write in May 2016, before its homes and businesses return to a fully functional condition.


Game and wildlife management - Finzean

HIH Case Study

27 May 2015

Finzean Estate

Finzean is a 4,000ha mixed estate located in Deeside. It is managed as a family business, with interests in farmland, moorland, forestry, sporting and conservation. It’s role in a...

Mauldslie Deer Farm Project

HIH Case Study

19 Feb 2015

When John and Henny Goffin took over Mauldslie Farm in December 2013 they had ambitious plans to renovate the 430ha unit into an economically sustainable farming unit. The key factor in the plan was...