A north-east bridge will be closed for four weeks while refurbishment work is carried out.
A nature organisation has applied to Aberdeenshire Council for funding to support a conservation study.
Proposals for more holiday homes in the North-east have been called in by a national park authority.
A firm has lodged plans to add more holiday homes in the North-east in the hope of boosting tourism.
More than 300 homes were left without power this morning near Aboyne after a power cut.