US Falconer sentenced to 10 days in prison and fines totalling $8600 for taking Peregrines illegally.

I know the story I am sending to Raptor Politics is an old story which took place last summer, but we are starting to see more of this with the North American Falconry Association starting to really push for a wild falcon takes in all 50 states of the United States. Montana not only has […]

The illegal snaring of badgers not as uncommon as most would believe.

A Queen’s Balmoral gamekeeper fined over snared badger. A gamekeeper on the Queen’s Balmoral Estate has been fined after a dead badger was found in a snare on the property.


Record number of Hen Harriers move south through Falsterbo in Sweden.

Yesterday was undoubtedly one of the finest days for migrating hen harriers at Falsterbo. In total 101 harriers were recorded as moving through Falsterbo yesterday, making a grand total of 301 passage harriers passing through since 1st August.