New Propoals by the Scottish Government designed to target wildlife criminals announced today

The Scottish Government today announce new proposals to tackle wildlife criminals who are continuing to persecute some of Scotland’s most iconic birds of prey including the golden eagle and the sea eagle. The new measures include restricting the use of licences to trap and shoot wild birds on land where raptors are suspected […]

RSPB claims Hebridean eagle population at risk from turbine extension plans

RSPB Scotland has today confirmed it is to object to a proposal for a significant extension to the south and west of the consented Muaitheabhal Windfarm on the Eisgein Estate in the Isle of Lewis in the Outer Hebrides. The charity has expressed deep concerns at the predicted impact that two already consented developments, Muaitheabhal […]