Papers of Don and Bridget MacCaskill. Edit

Summary

Identifier
Acc.13709
Content Description
Correspondence, diaries, literary papers and photographs, 1973-2007, undated, of Don and Bridget MacCaskill. Don MacCaskill was an eminent naturalist and forester who pioneered the blending of nature conservation with forestry practice. After his retirement as Chief Forester in Strathtyre and his wife Bridget concentrated on wildlife. They are especially known for their twelve year study of otters at Loch Teacuis on the Rathay Estate and the Eagle Watch project. While Bridget recorded what they saw in her diaries and notebooks, Don took photographs. Together they produced a number of acclaimed outdoor books and numerous articles on their observations of Scottish wildlife.
Provenance
Presented by Bridget MacCaskill.
Access Restrictions?
Yes
Access Restrictions Note
Normal access conditions apply.
Use Restrictions?
Yes
Use Restrictions Note
Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

Dates

  • 1973-2007, Undated. (Creation)

Extents

  • 0.00 linear metres (Whole)