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The scandal of spring traps set in the open

Earlier today I read an RSPB news release to the effect that another wildlife crime on a grouse moor was being investigated.  On a driven grouse moor named as Invercauld by the chief executive officer of the Cairngorms National Park, … Continue reading

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Crime against hen harriers – a discussion

I’ve just listened to yet another fascinating interview on Birders against Wildlife Crime (BAWC) Talk. Again the subject is on the persecution of birds of prey, in particular the hen harrier. This time Charlie Moores interviewed Bob Elliot, head of … Continue reading

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BBC Scotland Out of Doors – the shot hen harrier

There was a first class report on BBC Scotland Out of Doors this morning by Bob Elliot, head of investigations at RSPB.  Bob was explaining how far forensic science has advanced in relation to wildlife crime. The example being discussed … Continue reading

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Quick update

A quick post as an update. Sorry the order of the various posts has got in a muddle. Don’t know how that’s happened, but my grandson and/or grand-daughter might manage to fix it at the weekend. It’s another baffling aspect … Continue reading

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