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Brownie points to Scottish Power

for taking action to prevent any more osprey tragedies.

Spring started badly here when the resident male failed to return from Africa. We all watched with anticipation when a young male nicknamed 'Jimmy' started courting the female 'Mrs G'. He went missing and his body was found some time later by a Scottish Power engineer. He's touched a transformer, mistaking the pylon for a handy feeding perch.  

A conversation was started between volunteers and Scottish Power, resulting in action being taken.... read on.....

 to Scottish Power

Very reassuringly practical

It doesn't seem to need much to adjust things so that it's a better job. A bit of forethought and application and it works.

Good on Scottish Power for being both reasonable about the matter, and dealing with it effectively


Good for them!

Great to see such positive action  

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