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Coo’s at Castle Semple.

Lochwinnoch pupils learn about life on the farm

Coo’s at Castle Semple

The Royal Highland Education Trust came to the Castle Semple Centre on Monday to talk to all the pupils from

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New blue-green algae spotted at Castle Semple Loch

A species of cyanobacteria (they’re a combination of bacteria and algae) named Gloeotrichia pisum has been recorded for the first

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Pine Marten pining for a mate

The image was taken by a motion detection camera by Chris Calvey and reveals the first recorded pine marten in

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Winter Blues and Greens

The cooler weather has meant that cyanobacteria (blue-green algae) have declined and are no longer a potential health issue for

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Blue green algae levels at Castle Semple

While the high levels of one species of cyanobacteria spp., are no longer present in Castle Semple loch there is

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Gull’s a Corker

One of the Lesser Black-backed Gulls, (OL5_C, Ollie) has taken a trip over to Ireland.  He was on a small Island

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Blue Green Algae Alert

Castle Semple Loch has high levels of blue-green algae although the type of algae present has changed to a species

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Blue-Green Algae in the loch

High concentrations of Blue-Green algae have been found at Castle Semple Loch. Swimming in the loch is not advised.  Most

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Dust up along the lochshore at Castle Semple

The lochshore path at Caste Semple is having its finishing layer of whindust and will be completed for this weekend.

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