EP1 - Red Sky on the Black Isle
Updated: May 21, 2021
In the first episode of Crimes Against Nature, host Lisa Marley talks to Andrea Goddard about the Ross-shire red kite massacre, one of the largest mass poisonings of birds of prey in the UK.
Raptor Persecution Scotland blog
RSPB Birdcrime 2019 report Mark Avery's blog Birders Against Wildlife Crime on twitter Other sources
Lots of source materials are used to research each episode, but if you would like to find out more about this topic please find a selection of materials below. These are not intended to be a thorough or balanced collection, only materials I would personally recommend and found noteworthy during my research.
Mark Avery blog - Guest blog by Charlie Moores
RSPB - red kite population trends
RSPB - Raptor Persecution map hub
RSPB - Why vicarious liability is failing to have an impact in Scotland
Article - 'Illegal pesticide amnesty scheme launched in wildlife crime crackdown', Ross-shire Journal