You may be aware of an attempt by a local community group to purchase Langholm Moor in Scotland, with a view to managing it for wildlife. The asking price is a cool £3.4 million pounds.
At first glance this appears to be an impossible sum to raise, but given that this society has around 800,000 adult members, it could be achieved if we all contribute just four pounds, plus Gift Aid, through the group's gofundme page.
Raptor persecution is, quite rightly, a very hot topic at this time; here is a golden opportunity to wrest precious habitat from the clutches of the shooting fraternity - I hope that we will not let it go to waste.
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