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To: The Scottish Ministers

Protect the mountain hare!

Reason for signing

  • "BAP priority species [inc. mountain hare] were those that were identified as being the most threatened and requiring conservation action under the UK Biodiversity Action Plan" Joint Nature Conservation Committee: advisers to Defra. Is that in past tense to appease wishes of wealthy and influential Tory-voting landowners? Some estates shoot hundreds annually.