The exotic looking flame shell is a small two shelled saltwater clam which uses stones and other seabed debris to create nest.
The project includes a facility for berthing cruise ships up to 360 metres long.
Care home residents, their carers, and other frontline healthcare workers are first in line to receivce the vaccine.
A 66-year-old woman was found dead in the Highlands Monday afternoon.
The Ironworks in Inverness could be turned into a hotel - but developer's plans have been rejected.
Philip Reynolds Latham died in hospital after the one-car smash near Lybster on Saturday.
Whisky firm aims to reduce its carbon footprint and restore the natural resources it uses when creating its whiskies.
Ousdsale Broch, an ancient circular drystone tower dating back to the Iron Age, had fallen into dangerous levels of disrepair.
The 61-year-old crashed his Ford Mondeo on the A99 near Wick on Saturday.
A charity has dismissed claims a renovation of Boleskine House will attract Devil worshippers.
Tom Stoltman will be challenging for honours at the Arnold Strongman Classic.
Ross MacDougall and Dawn Smith handed life sentences for killing Tracy Walker in Shetland last year.
Ross McDougall and Dawn Smith targeted 40-year-old Tracy Walker because they needed money to buy drugs.
The National Trust for Scotland is aiming to recreate a building that would have been occupied during the 1692 Glencoe Massacre.
Collapse comes after Scottish Government ruled out nationalising the company.
Bomb disposal experts tackled a mine containing 350kg of explosives at Ettrick Bay on the Isle of Bute.
The 33-year-old was seriously injured in the smash and had to be airlifted to hospital for treatment.
Karen McKeddie, 56, was pronounced dead at the scene after her Toyota RAV4 crashed on the C1016 on Sunday morning.
The crash occured on the C1016 between Alness and Achandunie in the early hours on Sunday morning.
The oldest known moving images of Wick have been restored by the National Library of Scotland.