Supporting the Biosphere: Community Groups

Dumfries and Galloway Bat Group

Dumfries and Galloway Bat Group is a non-profit making organisation comprised of volunteers from various backgrounds who are interested in and care about bats.  We are a Partner Group with…

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Whithorn

The Machars region of SW Scotland is attractive to pilgrims, artists, walkers, bird watchers, bikers, and anyone fascinated by the rich history of the area.

Whithorn – a Royal Burgh town…

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Dalry

St John’s Town of Dalry is a community in the heart of the Biosphere. Dalry Community Council takes a broad interest in the natural environment around the settlement and wider…

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Barr

Surrounded by beautiful scenery and away from the beaten track, Barr offers a haven for wildlife and a welcome retreat to those seeking to unwind..

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Ballantrae

The aim of the Ballantrae Development Group is to support local businesses, encourage tourism and run unique events for locals, surrounding communities and visitors. All to ensure the village is…

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Gatehouse of Fleet

Gatehouse of Fleet is a small, picturesque town in the south of the Galloway and Southern Ayrshire Biosphere.  The town is set at the heart of the Fleet Valley National…

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Glentrool

A village in the heart of Biosphere / Galloway Forest. Glentrool and Bargrennan Trust support the community to the benefit of people and nature..

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