Rat poison responsible for poisoning 3 Red-tailed hawks in New York’s Central Park

Two red-tailed hawks were found dead, one in Central Park, one just outside. A third died 24 hours after being taken out of the park and sent to a wildlife rehabilitator because concerned park rangers could see that it was “not acting right.”


BBC ONE SHOW- Revealing insight into the prosecution and appeal of Derbyshire gamekeeper Glenn Brown


[singlepic id=449 w=149 h=276 float=left]Followers of Raptor Politics will recall the successful prosecution in 2010 of Derbyshire Gamekeeper Glenn Brown for amongst other wildlife crimes, using a decoy white pigeon to trap goshawks on National Trust property. A summery of the appeal can be followed here: http://raptorpolitics.org.uk/2012/01/24/derbyshire-gamekeeper-loses-appeal-an-expensive-lesson/#more-6589

What was extraordinary in this case Brown’s […]