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Shaped by a River: Beavers are back… this time to stay?

Beavers have been reintroduced in Scotland after being hunted to extinction here in the 1500s.
Beavers have been reintroduced in Scotland after being hunted to extinction here in the 1500s.

The Courier is embarking on an exploration of Scotland’s greatest waterway, the River Tay, and we’re inviting you to hop aboard.

In the third part of our Shaped by a River series, we examine the most contentious issue facing communities bordering the Tay — the return of the beaver.

Shaped by a River is a special series by Morag Lindsay, and features stunning photos and videos by Courier photographers Kris Miller, Mhairi Edwards and Steve MacDougall.

Enjoy the full experience by visiting www.thecourier.co.uk/tay