A conviction in a poisoning incident by the Wildlife Detective

I wrote a chapter in my book A Lone Furrow entitled A spate of Poisonings. That is certainly what we have in Scotland just now. There is no question that these cases are extremely difficult to bring to a satisfactory conclusion but the last case I discussed in this chapter did have such a conclusion. […]

Forest of Bowland Eagle Owls- The World Owl Trust still seeking an elite team to protect nests.

Followers are reminded that at the beginning of April Raptor Politcs highlighted that the protection of the Forest of Bowland Eagle Owls had been passed on from the RSPB and United Utilities to the World Owl Trust. At the time we welcomed this move, because when the sites were being monitored on behalf of the […]

More parliamentary questions being asked about raptor persecution in Scotland

Members of the Scottish Parliament, dissatisfied with the on-going persecution of raptors in Scotland, are now beginning to place more pressure for answers from the Scottish Goverment. These are just 3 questions from Clair Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour.


Malta. BirdLife official declines police call for questioning [VIDEO]

BirdLife conservation manager Nicholas Barbara says summoning is attempt of police intimidation; Barbara’s questioning request ‘beggars belief’, says Gaia Foundation.

BirdLife Malta conservation manager Nicholas Barbara.

On Saturday, BBC presenter Chris Packham spent five hours in police custody after FKNK lawyers called in police to investigate alleged privacy breach. […]