RSPB launch on-line petition to gain support for naming the golden eagle as Scotland’s national bird.

[airesizeimg src=”http://raptorpolitics.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/CLUNY-EAGLE-HEAD-SHOT.jpg” alt=”CLUNY-EAGLE-HEAD-SHOT” class=”aligncenter size-full wp-image-12428″ ]The golden eagle has been recently voted as Scotland’s favourite animal, the RSPB are now hoping that Scottish Ministers will formally nominate the species as a national symbol promoting their commitment to protecting the golden eagle from the on-going persecution which many believe is increasing throughout the Highlands.