ow has broken out over a bat-friendly roofing membrane which has been promoted as safe for the protected mammals for almost three years.
Foxes are still being chased by hounds and shot in public forests, despite outrage about the practice when it was revealed last spring.
Fish farmers insist the impact is minimal, Greek scientists now claim the pollution they produce is killing crucial marine ecosystems.
Conservationists working to protect rare birds of prey claim they are being abused online and intimidated in the field.
The Scottish Government's wildlife agency licensed the killing of 115 beavers in Tayside in 2020, sparking angry criticisms from campaigners.
Animal welfare campaigners have accused the RSPCA Assured food label scheme of “protecting the interests of salmon farmers and retailers”.
Police Scotland and the RSPCA are investigating after an animal welfare campaigner filmed lice infested fish at farms run by the world’s largest farmed salmon company.
Fish farming provides jobs on Skye, but some locals are concerned about its environmental impacts.
A former civil servant with the Scottish Government has taken on a prominent role with the Scottish White Fish Producers Association (SWFPA) to replace a fisherman fined for illegal dredging.