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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-19893: Dean Lockhart (Mid Scotland and Fife)

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Date lodged: 13 November 2018

To ask the Scottish Government what measures it is implementing to manage white-tailed eagles.

Answered by: Mairi Gougeon 27 November 2018

Scottish Natural Heritage operates the Sea Eagle Management Scheme which supports farmers and crofters to manage impacts. The scheme provides advice on a range of management methods, and farmers and crofters can apply for financial support of up to £1,500 per annum. Further information on the scheme is available via the following web link https://www.nature.scot/professional-advice/land-and-sea-management/managing-wildlife/sea-eagle-management-scheme .