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BREAKING NEWS

RSPB News Release

RSPB Scotland has today announced that a young male hen harrier, fitted with a satellite transmitter has gone missing on a grouse moor in the Monadhliath Mountains.

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WHERE ARE OUR RAPTORS?

The Real Price of Grouse: Raptor Persecution

You’d expect to see Buzzards, Kestrals and Peregrines on a Grouse moor, even an occasional Merlin, Red Kite or Hen Harrier but where have all our raptors gone?

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TOXIC

The Real Price of Grouse

Chris calls for Marks & Spencer and Iceland not to stock red grouse. He also cites Dr Mark Avery’s investigations into lead levels many times higher than that permitted in beef, pork or chicken.

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MAKE UP YOUR OWN MIND

Batting on a fair wicket?

This is my retort to the content of the Mail on Sunday article, 7th August, which says ‘Sack eco warrior Packham’, BBC is told as countryside campaigners …..’

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ECONOMICS & ENVIRONMENT

The Real Price of Grouse: Greenhouse Gases

Damaging practices used to increase yields on grouse moors may have a direct economic impact on us even if we’ve never set eyes a red grouse.

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NEW HOME FOR MILLIE

News from Isle of Wight Zoo

Director, Charlotte Corney, reflects on the important rescue work carried out by zoos as the new primate enclosure is completed and preparations are underway for summer visitors.

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T-SHIRT DESIGN

The Truth – our Harriers are Dead

The petition to ban driven grouse shooting has reached 100K. By means of a little celebration this free t-shirt design is yours to download and print on this special day.

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ILLEGAL KILLING

The Real Price of Grouse: Traps

Why don’t you see many birds of prey on some grouse moors? Because on some estates, traps are used in an illegal way to kill falcons, eagles and harriers which are protected by law.

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