Conservation’s Dirty Secrets

[singlepic id=315 w=200 h=113 float=left]Dispatches reporter Oliver Steeds travels the globe to investigate the conservation movement and its major organisations. Steeds finds that the movement, far from stemming the tide of extinction that’s engulfing the planet, have got some of its conservation priorities wrong.

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Mull’s White-tailed eagles continues to bring £5 million in benefit each year to the Island

[singlepic id=156 w=158 h=225 float=left]The findings of a study undertaken by the Progressive Partnership, commissioned by the RSPB, found that tourism generated by the reintroduction of the White-tailed eagle supports the equivalent of 110 full-time jobs. The calculations were based on a survey of more than 1,200 people who visited the island in 2010. Almost […]