Raptor catastrophe taking place in the Forest of Bowland: ‘United Utilities’ fund 100k reward to catch those responsible?

The RSPB are to be congratulated for funding a £10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and successful conviction of those criminals responsible for the killing of the 3 male hen harriers which disappeared from moorland owned by United Utilities Plc in the Forest of Bowland. We trust this offer will also include information […]

Scottish Natural Heritage: Scots asked to report Hen Harrier sightings

No harriers breeding on Balmoral owned by the queen, None on the large estate of Marr Lodge run by the National Trust for Scotland and none on our National park of the Cairngorms!! No wonder they are worried!!

Male Hen Harriers perform a spectacular, acrobatic courtship display which, together with the graceful and seemingly effortless […]

Should United Utilities offer a reward for information leading to a successful conviction of the person/s responsible for disappearances of the 3 hen harriers from their Bowland estate?

The RSPB are to be congratulated for funding a £10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and successful conviction of those criminals responsible for the killing of the 3 male hen harriers which disappeared from moorland in the Forest of Bowland owned by United Utilities Plc. We trust this offer will also include information […]

England Hen Harrier wipe out after Forest of Bowland disappearances.

Interesting article in today’s Telegraph 12 May, well worth a read, however you must take a claims within the article with some scepticism.For example when we are informed that “a study spanning more than two decades disclosed that moorland management by gamekeepers led to a sharp rise in the number of hen harriers.”Despite admitting that […]