Readers' letters

Land managers believe in collaboration

September 5 2017

Sir, - The story, RSPB Scotland makes appeal over missing hen harrier Calluna (September 1)contains the clear implication that the fate of this missing satellite-tagged hen harrier Calluna is connected to the management of grouse moors.

Readers' letters

Offshore wind generation is waste of cash

August 22 2017

Sir, - The 30 or so businesses supporting the offshore wind turbine development opposed by the RSPB are correct and justified only in that Fife and the wider areas of east-central Scotland desperately need more jobs and local supply-chain activities.

Readers' letters

Beavers help reduce downstream flooding

July 28 2017

Sir, - What a shame Mr Milne’s attack (July 26) on Jim Crumley led him to ignore the positive influence beavers have on the surrounding environment and focus only on the inconvenience they may have helped cause through helping raise the water level by an inch or two.