Sealife campaigners have warned beach-goers in Moray to stay clear of some of the region's most popular underwater residents.
Ythan Seal Watch
North-east MSP vows to fight marine litter and crack down on trespassers after being named ‘seal champion’
A north-east politician has vowed to use her new position to crack down on marine litter after being named as a "species champion" for grey seals.
Visitors to a popular north-east beauty spot have been asked to keep an eye out for a poorly seal pup which needs urgent medical attention.
Police are investigating claims of wildlife harassment at a north-east nature reserve.
Fresh calls have been made for environmental chiefs to take a tougher stance on people disturbing seals at a north-east estuary.
Conservationists are to contact the Scottish Government after becoming exasperated at the continued harassment of seals at a north-east nature reserve.
An animal charity is urging visitors to a north-east harbour to keep their distance from its resident baby seal.
An investigation is under way after two dogwalkers invaded a legally-protected seal colony.
Visitors to a north-east beauty spot are being urged to help clear away rubbish after a seal died after becoming caught in a discarded piece of rope.
A conservation group which keeps watch over a seal colony at a north-east estuary is expanding its operation.
Drones flying over Newburgh Beach could be causing deadly problems for a colony of seals resting on the sand.
Wildlife watchers have been asked to keep an eye out for an injured seal so experts can try to remove plastic debris stuck around its neck.
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.