Legal ‘Time Bars’ in raptor poisoning cases by Alan Stewart

Thanks to Alan Stewart (Wildlife Detective), Raptor Politics have been granted approval to republish a very important explanation regarding legal constraints associated with pursuing prosecutions relating to wildlife crimes in Scotland within legally set time scales; this is called a ‘Time Bar’. This is where prosecutions of individuals suspected of committing wildlife crimes must be […]

Perthshire: Loch of the Lowes webcam catches crow about to take an osprey egg

The moment the crow attacked the nest was caught on the Loch of the Lowes ospreycam Yesterday morning (7 th. May) the male osprey at the Loch of the Lowes nesting site was distracted by a crow whilst incubating the three eggs and gave chase to an aerial predator. The female was away from […]