Thursday, 10 November 2016
The population of golden eagles in Scotland has grown by 15% over the past decade, figures show.
Friday, 28 October 2016
The Scottish Countryside Alliance welcomes the news as Scotland’s Red Kite numbers grow.
Tuesday, 25 October 2016
Much has been made in the press of the Police Scotland response to the Scottish Government appointed review of the Protection of Wild Mammals (Scotland) Act 2002.
Wednesday, 19 October 2016
On the 18th October, the Countryside Alliance and the Moorland Association gave evidence at a Parliamentary inquiry into grouse shooting and grouse moor management.
Wednesday, 5 October 2016
The Scottish Countryside Alliance (SCA) is pleased that legislation will be changed in Scotland to allow the docking of the tails of working spaniel and hunt point retriever puppies, on welfare grounds.
Friday, 9 September 2016
Nominations for the 2017 Scottish Rural Awards have officially launched at the Scottish Parliament.
Thursday, 11 August 2016
Media reports surrounding the disappearance of eight of Scotland’s majestic golden eagles have raised concerns of illegal activity, although these are unconfirmed. The Scottish Countryside Alliance, which represents shooting and conservation interests, will work with Police Scotland, Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) and other interested parties to stamp out any illegal persecution and is clear that finger pointing at the shooting community, based on no evidence, must be resisted.Read more