Environmental campaigners are calling for oil companies and fishermen to do more to protect a beloved north-east beauty spot.
Salmon producers in the northern isles say they are confident 2019 could be the first year in the industry’s 40-year history that no seals will be shot in Shetland as multi-million pound investments into anti-predator nets begin to show positive results.
Seal culls at a fish farm company’s salmon farms around Scotland’s west coast and islands have fallen by a third in a year.
An MSP met with environmentalists to discuss the protection of a seal colony at a north-east estuary.
Wildlife lovers in a Massachusetts town have been asked to stop feeding peanut butter and jelly sandwiches to seals.
The emergency services were called en masse to an Aberdeen river tonight amid concerns for what appeared to be a person struggling in the chilly waters.
Fighting males, defensive females, amorous encounters, new arrivals and the inevitable tragedies.
Conservationists are to contact the Scottish Government after becoming exasperated at the continued harassment of seals at a north-east nature reserve.
A dog walker has hit out at seal conservationists who claimed he and his friend caused a stampede at an Aberdeenshire nature reserve after police officers decided no crime had been committed.
An investigation is under way after two dogwalkers invaded a legally-protected seal colony.
A lost Arctic seal has washed up dead in Aberdeenshire, hundreds of miles away from its home – the second of its kind to be found on the Scottish coastline this year.
A conservation group which keeps watch over a seal colony at a north-east estuary is expanding its operation.
This curious seal pup has caused a stir after gatecrashing a paddleboarding class in Aberdeenshire.
A young grey seal found entangled in monofilament net has suffered an agonising death in Shetland despite efforts to save it.
A police investigation is under way after jet-skiers were reported to have invaded north-east waters that are home to a legally protected seal colony.
Campaigners are calling for a ban on the use of electronic scarers to keep seals away from fish farms because of the harm they may be causing whales and dolphins.
Nobody has been charged for disturbing seals at an Aberdeenshire reserve since special protection was afforded to the wildlife creatures 10 months ago.
Drones flying over Newburgh Beach could be causing deadly problems for a colony of seals resting on the sand.
A shocking video shows seal colonies stampeding in panic as a result of irresponsible animal lovers getting close to take pictures.
Blocking the creation of a new cafe could be the nail in the coffin of a "dying" coastal community, locals have warned.
Councillors have been urged to reject proposals to convert an ancient Moray fishing building into a cafe.
The Scottish Government has officially backed plans to protect seals from harassment at a north-east beauty spot.
Animal rescuers are ramping up their efforts to free a north-east seal that has lived for three years with its neck trapped in a dog bowl.
Harassing seals at an Aberdeenshire beauty spot could soon become a criminal offence.
Developers have resurrected plans to cash in on a stretch of Moray seafront by transforming an ancient ice house into a cafe.
Walkers have been condemned by a Scottish Government body and animal rescuers for continuing to disturb a huge colony of seals on the north-east coast.
Animal rescuers saved a young seal pup after it became trapped in a ditch on a steep north-east cliff face.
A seal pup rescued from a Moray beach had to be put down after vets realised its injuries were worse than initially feared.
This incredible footage shows how killer whales stalk and hunt their prey even in the most picturesque of backdrops.
Marine scientists and conservationists have called for calm over controversial proposals for a protected zone for seals on the north-east coast.
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Moray Council has christened a custom-built £2.4million dredger after a mythical sea creature.