Saving the Highland Tiger
Urgent action is needed to save our wildcats. Building on a strong partnership keen to make a difference, Scottish Wildcat Action is the first national conservation plan with a vision to restore viable populations of Scottish wildcats north of the Highland fault line. We are committed to:
- Working with local people in wildcat priority areas to reduce the risks of hybridisation, disease and accidental persecution;
- Breeding healthy wildcats for later release to bolster the population through a conservation breeding programme;
- Gathering extensive data and sharing our findings to improve understanding of this elusive predator.
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We have just five years to stop Scottish wildcats from disappearing. Only by working together can we hope to achieve this. Can you help?
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