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'Secret unofficial cull' fear for Tay beavers

Wildlife campaigners fear landowners may be planning a secret cull of beavers on the Tay with the approval of the authorities.

The claim has been strongly denied by the Scottish government.

Campaigners say the situation highlights the need for full legal protection for the beavers.

  • 04 May 2012