Meet the Team

Nature is not a place to visit, it is home.

Dr Blackport is an experienced businesswoman and ecosystem health scientist, with 25 years of experience in industry and environmental organisations.  A Member of the IUCN Commission of Ecosystem Management, as well as Trustee of a number of Scottish environmental organisations, Dr Blackport works at international, national and local level to restore natural ecosystems and connect people to Nature and heritage.  

Dr Karen Blackport – Chief Executive Officer

Our Trustees

Dedication. Expertise. Passion.

Dr Deborah Long


Dr Wayne Bowler


Dr Rebecca Jones


Mwara Chernoff