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Pearls in the Classroom
Pearls in the Classroom - OHFT
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Freshwater pearl mussels on the river bed

Find out more about freshwater pearl mussels and wildlife crime

Find out more about project actions in Scotland, England and Wales

Find out more about educational resources



Pearls in Peril 
(LIFE+Nature) is an exciting nationwide project that will act to secure the future of this critically endangered species.  Read more


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PiP came 1st in the 'Partnership & Multiple Benefit Project' category of the 2017 UK River Prize & Nigel Holmes Trophy.  Visit the

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Visit SNH's YouTube channel 'ScotNaturalHeritage1' or click on this link - Pearls

mo the mussel

Mo The Mussel has been recognised by the European Commission as a great public relations tool.  Read the praise for Mo and others at the