Posts tagged: pink-footed geese

Fears Over Turbine Bid

Pauline Jones, from Out Rawcliffe, said: “They want to build the wind farm right in the middle of a bird sanctuary, which is atrocious. “This area is a feeding ground for pink-footed geese who come here between October and March from Iceland and Greenland to feed. It is just not the right place.” Out Rawcliffe […]

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Scotland Abandons Plans to Build Wind Turbine

A LEADING wildlife charity has abandoned controversial plans to erect a wind turbine at one of Scotland’s largest nature reserves, The Scotsman can reveal. RSPB Scotland was accused of hypocrisy and double standards earlier this year after revealing proposals to install a 62ft high “domestic” turbine at its Loch of Strathbeg reserve, near Crimond, in […]

Tuesday January 15th, 2013 in , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Scotland Abandons Plans to Build Wind Turbine