Birds of prey become victims of crime

From Channel 4 News 29 May 2020 Birds of prey become victims of crime They’re some of the most magnificent birds seen in British skies but birds of prey, like the hen harrier, are increasingly the victims of crime – shot and poisoned in some cases to the brink of extinction. But residents in one …

Terrified fox chased by hounds in sickening video – but police will take no action

Message from Wildlife Witness 20th May 2020 https://youtu.be/66ShezVesuQ In late November our monitors attended a meet of the Portman Hunt at Woolland in Dorset. At around 2.30 the Portman’s huntsman, Tom Lyle and whipper-in Josh Clark were drawing hounds through an area of hedgerow. Our senior monitor was filming from a short distance away and …

RSPB Raptor Persecution Map

The RSPB’s Raptor Persecution Map Hub: it is the most complete centralised set of known confirmed raptor persecution incidents in the UK. Desktop version - click here Mobile/tablet version - click here