14 February 2000
Scottish crofters in fight for land
CROFTERS on the Western Isle of Berneray are fighting moves by Scottish
Heritage to turn over 607ha (1,500 acres) — about 75% of their fertile
land — to conservation use for the protection of rare plants and birds.
Corncrakes protected on Lewis, FWi, 29 March 1999
- The Times 14/02/2000 page 2 (News in Brief)