- Written by Administrator
- Category: Birds
- Published: 19 January 2011
The capercaillie is on the UK red list of birds of high conservation concern, BTO Bird Facts:
SNH have now rightly emphasised the importance of woodlands in Strathspey for the survival of this magnificent bird in Scotland, see The Scotsman article: http://news.scotsman.com/scotland/Capercaillies-on-brink-of-extinction.6692483.jp
Cock capercaillie photographed in Deeside where capercaillie have now become extremely rare. Copyright 2011BSCG.