Date lodged: 26 February 2019
To ask the Scottish Government what progress is being made in allowing juvenile raptors to be taken from Special Protection Areas to be reared under protective conditions for subsequent release.
Answered by: Roseanna Cunningham 5 March 2019
Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) is currently considering a licence application from the South of Scotland Golden Eagle Project.
No other applications to allow juvenile raptors to be taken from Special Protection Areas intended for release have been received by SNH.