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We are a community-led organisation, and registered charity, established in 2014. How do we ACT? Find out here.

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Community engagement

Our projects are your projects. We support communities to make projects happen.

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Join Us

Love Argyll & the Isles like us? Become an ACT member to have your say, support our work, and make a difference.

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Author: Elaine Cameron

ACT Peatland Initiative

Peatland restoration, building the connection people have with the peatlands, and improving our understanding of the species that call this landscape home.

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Saving Argyll's Rainforest

Our demonstration project to save Argyll's rainforest habitat.

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Branching Out

Learn about our innovative programme of woodland based activities for people with poor mental health.

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Carbon Literacy Resources for Local Authorities

All the resources here are relevant to Councillors, Executives, Managers and the wider staff team.

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Author: Julie Young

ACT Rainforest Restoration Package

We are looking for an ecologist to lead our exciting new 3-year Rainforest Restoration Project.

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Saving Argyll's Rainforest

Our demonstration project to save Argyll's rainforest habitat.

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Author: Elaine Cameron

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Our latest blogs

  • Understanding the Impact: Invasive Species Threatening Argyll and the Isles

    In this blog, we'll delve into some of the most notorious invasive non-native plants present in our area, exploring their origins, spread, and the ecological havoc they wreak on our coast and countryside. Read more

  • A Peek into Peatland Restoration

    The sun was shining bright, and the winds were whipping through Islay as we gathered for a memorable day at the Dunlossit Estate Community Open Morning. Held at Ballygrant Hall, it was a chance for members of the public to immerse themselves in the world of peatland restoration and conservation. Read more

  • MAKI Pups FAQs

    We’ve compiled a handy list of FAQs to help families learn more about MAKI Pups Outdoor Nursery. Read more

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