IOSF Otter Oscar
In December 2018, USS were delighted to receive an Otter Oscar from the International Otter Survival Fund for their work saving the kelp, which is a vital habitat for otters (and many, many other species!)
Great Scot 2018
In October 2018, Josh and Caillin represented their school at the Great Scot Awards where they recieved the Editor’s choice award for the work Ullapool Primary School did with Sunnyside Primary to make Ullapool a plastic straw free village (see How It All Began.)
Article about nomination here.
Finlay’s Young Marsh Volunteer Award
Received for his outstanding contribution to marine conservation. you can read more about this amazing achievement here.
Scottish Rural Award
Nominated for a 2019 Scottish Rural Award in the Conservation & the Environment category. Fingers crossed for 21st March!