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2016 Scottish Section Conference

Wildlife Crime in the spotlight: a closer look at wildlife crime fighting initiatives in Scotland

27 January 2016, Glasgow

Biographies and Abstracts

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Conference presentations can be downloaded below. Please click the presentation title to download a PDF version

An Introduction to Wildlife Crime
Andrew Mavin (Police Scotland)
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Wildlife Crime Prevention and Enforcement: The Role of SNH
Andy Turner (Scottish Natural Heritage)
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The Wildlife Crime Penalties Review
Mark Poustie (University of Strathclyde)

Badgers, mitigation and communication
Ian Hutchinson (Scottish Badgers)

The illegal killing of Scottish Raptors
Ian Thomson (RSPB)

Bat Crime: A recent case study in Stirlingshire
John Haddow MCIEEM (Auritus Wildlife Consultancy Ltd)

The Prosecution of Wildlife Crime
Tom Dysart (Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service)

Wildlife Crime and the WANE (Scotland) Act
Stan Whittaker (Scottish Natural Heritage)

The Role of the ECoW in identifying and reporting potential wildlife crime
Steve Jackson Matthews CEnv MCIEEM (Land Use Consultants/The Association of Environmental and Ecological Clerks of Works)