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PAW Scotland Raptor Group

The PAW Scotland Raptor Group was established to develop a programme of work to improve prevention, awareness raising, enforcement and intelligence gathering in Scotland related to crimes against birds of prey.

Ongoing Work


Chair - Sean Scott - Police Scotland

Sean Scott is a Detective Chief Superintendent in Police Scotland, whose portfolio responsibilities include wildlife crime.

  • Des Thompson - Scottish Natural Heritage
  • Ian Thomson - Royal Society for the Protection of Birds
  • Doug McAdam - Scottish Land and Estates
  • Charlie Everitt - National Wildlife Crime Unit
  • Elizabeth Sharp - Science and Advice for Scottish Agriculture
  • Andy Mavin - Police Scotland
  • Colin Shedden - British Association for Shooting and Conservation
  • Adam Smith - Game and Wildlife Conservation Trust
  • Alex Hogg - Scottish Gamekeepers Association
  • Patrick Stirling-Aird - Scottish Raptor Study Group
  • Hamish Trench - Cairngorms National Park Authority
  • Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service

Terms of Reference

Downloadable document:

Title:PAW Scotland Raptor Group
Description:Details of the PAW Scotland Raptor Group
File:PAW Scotland Raptor Group - Terms of Reference [PDF, 27.8 kb: 09 Oct 2013]
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