A company set up by the Duke of Buccleuch’s estate is taking Scottish ministers to court in a bid to overturn their rejection of a wind farm.
Salmon suffering at Scottish fish farms is “endemic” and in breach of animal cruelty law, according to an undercover investigation by animal welfare campaigners.
Nearly half of Scotland's salmon farms burn, dump or destroy millions of dead fish every year.
As farming of sea bass and sea bream has grown in Greece and Italy, so have environmental concerns.
Fish farmers in Scotland are permitted to use 16 "toxic" chemicals to kill parasites and fungi, control infections and anaesthetise fish.
Six fish farming companies in Scotland given government handouts of over £10 million have made profits of £926 million since 2010.
Scotland’s planned annual deer cull target for 2020-21 has been reduced by around 10 per cent as a result of the coronavirus outbreak, government agency NatureScot has announced.
A claim by Conservative party politicians that Brexit let the UK Government end "pulse fishing" is Mostly True.
Grouse shooting will be banned on sporting estates where birds are prey are being illegally killed, the Scottish Government has announced.