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Capercaillie, Tetrao urogallus, male displaying in forest in spring

Habitat Q&A: What do capercaillie need to thrive?

We hear from Molly Doubleday, Capercaillie Advisory Officer and Colin Leslie, Environment Forester

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Carrbridge Capercaillie News

Catch up with the newsletter for Carrbridge residents

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Ground-breaking genetic research to help save capercaillie in the UK

Joint media release from the Cairngorms Capercaillie Project and the Royal Zoological Society of Scotland (RZSS)

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New lek data reveals challenges for capercaillie

Media release from the Cairngorms National Park Authority

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Operational Management Team meeting notes

Read the latest meeting notes from the Operational Management Team

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Project Board meeting notes

Read the latest meeting notes from the Project Board

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Keeping capercaillie safe in the spring: What you can do to help

Like all ground nesting birds, capercaillie need peace and safety while rearing their chicks. Here’s how you can help ensure they remain safe from disturbance

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Extra care needed to allow capercaillie to thrive in the Cairngorms this spring

Media release from the Cairngorms Capercaillie Project

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Cairngorms Capercaillie Project creates new jobs to help the environment and the economy

Media release from the Cairngorms Capercaillie Project

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New powers to mountain bikers to help save capercaillie

Joint media release from the Cairngorms Capercaillie Project and Developing Mountain Biking in Scotland