RSPB part time worker sacked over Flow Country protest stance

AN RSPB Scotland worker has been sacked after objecting to the charity’s plans to develop its Forsinard Flows Visitor Centre as part of a £9.6million project. Linda Bower (51), a part-time cleaner at the centre, put a sign up in her garden reading “RSPB not welcome in Forsinard” and also wrote letters to the media […]

Shot Egyptian vulture leads conservationists to bizarre black-market for bird parts

Around 11 AM on Thursday, 27 February 2014, Angoulou Enika was lying hidden in the tall grass on the side of a large water hole in the Sahel region of Niger. He was staying as quiet as he could while aiming his custom-made rifle at an Egyptian vulture which had landed nearby to drink from […]