Natural England under fire from the shooting fraternity for comments made about Hen Harrier Persecution

An article on the Shooting Times (ST) website has criticised recent comment made by Natural England’s Executive Director of Science and Evidence, Andrew Wood, accusing gamekeepers of “routinely” shooting hen harriers.

The comments were made in a presentation at a League Against Cruel Sports symposium on wildlife crime last July and only came to light […]

US Wind farm company to be given licence allowing them to kill legally protected Golden Eagles.

The federal government of the United States is proposing to grant a permit to allow the developer of an Oregon wind-power project to legally kill golden eagles. This first-of-its-kind move is being watched very closely by concerned conservationists all across America, but in particular in Oregon.