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Lynx to Scotland Report (PDF)

Lynx to Scotland Report (PDF)



Throughout 2021, the Lynx to Scotland partners carried out a comprehensive study across the Cairngorms and Argyll, to accurately evaluate the social feasibility of returning lynx.

The study revealed wide-ranging perspectives from a diverse range of rural stakeholders, including farmers, gamekeepers, foresters, conservationists, landowners, tourism operators and rural communities. The study shoed that views about lynx reintroduction are far more diverse, nuanced and complex than a simple 'for' and 'against'.