Some of the wildlife to look out for in Scotland during April.

Nature in Scotland: Here are 10 pieces of amazing Scottish wildlife to look out for in April

Spring has offically sprung and, while it’s too early to leave your jacket at home just yet, we can expect plenty of warm days in April.

While March sees many plants and animals slowy emerge after the long winter, April sees the start of mating seasons, youngsters born and migratory species arriving from overseas.

Leaves are now on the trees and plenty of flowers are blooming, adding colour to previously stark Scottish landscapes.

And many of the most most charismatic characters of Scotland’s natural world can be seen with a little preparation and patience

So, when you’re out and about Scotland this April, here are the sights and sound you should be looking out for.

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