Anyone in the Western Isles who has been shooting Greylag geese in the open season is reminded to let the local Department office know the total number shot.
Ena MacDonald, Scottish Crofting Foundation past-chair, said, “We raised the problem of goose damage with Michael Russell, the Environment Minister, when he visited Uist last summer and a study of the population of resident greylags is now under way.
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Pic: Willie Urquhart By DONALD MACKINNON, chairman of the Scottish Crofting Federation. With world leaders gathering...