The mixed fortunes of an illegal family of beavers found near Beauly in Scotland

In July 2017, conservation organisations have expressed concern about plans by the Scottish Government to remove and relocate a family of beavers, including kits, which has been released illegally on a river near Beauly in the Highlands in Scotland (BBC News) . In October 2017, concerns were expressed that two trapped beavers from the family group had died in captivity and the group had been split into two (Trees for Life). The plans to relocate the beavers was suspended as reported on 23rd October 2017 (BBC News).

Posted on November 1, 2017 at 9:00 am

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