Perthshire Estate Raided by Tayside Police

A county estate in Perthshire has been searched by Tayside police after two dead buzzards and bait were discovered. A 62 year old man was arrested and questioned by the police but was later released.

Tayside police had obtained a search warrant to undertake a search of a number of properties on the estate […]

The Future for Skydancers

[singlepic id=84 w=318 h=450 float=left]It is great to see such enthusiasm and optimism regarding the ‘Sky dancers given wings’ project. Raptor Politics sincerely hope that there is some level of success once this initiative is up and running. However, £317,000 will soon be swallowed up by the project – hopefully there will be backup funding […]

Scottish windfarm industry accused over misleading power claims

A study supported by the John Muir Trust conservation charity revealed that schemes metered by National Grid were producing less than 10% of their potential energy output for a third of the time.

Its author said the results of his two-year investigation contradicted claims by industry and government that windfarms were commonly running at 30% […]