New woodland planned to prevent landslips on A-road held up by "complex land purchase"

A stretch of a main road in Scotland which is among the most prone in the country to landslides is to finally benefit from an extensive tree planting programme on the surrounding slopes.

by Gavin McEwan
The Rest and Be Thankful pass, showing the A83 and Old Military Road - image: Ben Allen (CC BY ND 2.0)
The Rest and Be Thankful pass, showing the A83 and Old Military Road - image: Ben Allen (CC BY ND 2.0)

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