RSPB Scotland appoint two White-tailed sea eagle ‘teachers’.

RSPB Scotland has made appointments to two new posts it has created to improve knowledge in schools of white-tailed sea eagles. Judith Bullivant will work with teachers and pupils in Wester Ross and Sarah Stephenson will cover Skye and Lochalsh region. RSPB Scotland said it had received a number of requests from schools about eagle-themed […]

Bedfordshire man sent to jail for dealing in stuffed raptors, while those who poison, trap or shoot them receive community service in most cases.

Bedfordshire man Greg Turner, aged 32 of Astwood Close, Potton, appeared at Luton Crown Court after stuffed birds of prey were found at his home. The birds included, owls, a Red Kite, Marsh Harrier and Peregrine Falcon. After pleading guilty to 13 offences involving the illegal trade of endangered species, including selling more than one […]