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Scotland's Red Kites Thriving Again After 10 Years of Effort


Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cher Away
- 306 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Red kites were re-introduced to Central Scotland through a joint initiative between Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) and the RSPB. Working with other European conservationists, 20 young birds were brought to Central Scotland in 1996 and released



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Christeen Anderson (474)
Sunday October 20, 2013, 8:51 am
Thanks for sharing this good news.
 

Allan Yorkowitz (452)
Sunday October 20, 2013, 10:09 am
I love reading a positive note.
 

Lynne Buckley (0)
Sunday October 20, 2013, 12:42 pm
Good news
 

Debbie S. (33)
Sunday October 20, 2013, 1:07 pm
They are so beautiful....great news!
 

Birgit W. (144)
Sunday October 20, 2013, 1:11 pm
Wonderful news, thank you.
 

Ruth M. (252)
Sunday October 20, 2013, 3:25 pm
I have watched these majestic birds not far from where I live and what a wonderful site they are! Unfortunately we still have the poisoners and trappers and not just for these birds again it's all down to the greed of some landowners and their gamekeepers not to mention the danger of nutcase egg collectors. It's about time very stiff penalties were put in place for all animal abusers!!!!
 

Ruth S. (307)
Sunday October 20, 2013, 5:43 pm
That is great news!
 

Connie O. (42)
Sunday October 20, 2013, 8:30 pm
It is great to see that people are coming to view live birds. Hopefully more countries will realize tourists can bring in more $ and protect their animals/environments.
 

Dale O. (193)
Sunday October 20, 2013, 8:39 pm
Splendid news and interesting article.
 

Bob P. (424)
Monday October 21, 2013, 6:44 am
Thanks Cher
 

Winn Adams (191)
Monday October 21, 2013, 7:50 am
Thanks for the good news.
 

Sara P. (56)
Monday October 21, 2013, 8:47 am
This is the good news but I periodically received news from an scottish animalist organization and the news from there are not encouraging.
 

. (0)
Monday October 21, 2013, 12:31 pm
TY for the good news Cher.
 
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