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AIM TO SUSTAIN
And now for some good news - Aim to SustainEveryone of the partners of Aim to Sustain was heartened by the news that golden eagles are thriving in Scotland's managed uplands. In the 7 years since the last survey there has been a 57% increase in golden eagle nests on land in Scotland managed by gamekeepers.
Health and Safety at Work Day — Scottish Association for Country SportsWorld Day for Safety and Health at Work takes place on April 28 every year. It is sobering to think that every day, about 6500 people die because of accidents that happen on the job, as well as work-related diseases. That is 2.3 million deaths in a year.
Talking muntjac in the Sunday TimesIn an article for the Sunday Times, the Countryside Alliance had the opportunity to discuss the growing problem posed by high muntjac numbers. Ali Hussain, chief Money reporter for The Times and The Sunday Times, wrote a prominent piece in the Sunday paper titled: 'The muntjacs are coming .