People in Peterhead say the problem of scavenging birds swooping on locals is the worst the town has ever seen.I say, bring on the hawks. Lots of them. (And they should apparently send send some to Rome, too.)
Aberdeenshire Council has recruited a falconer to patrol the area, scaring off the gulls, which have had a "very successful" breeding season.
"Anyone in the habit of feeding them intentionally can also help by stopping, as it's simply leading them into a life of crime, associating people with a source of food."
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Around Aberdeen: The Seagull Menace
Peterhead brings in falconer to tackle seagull menace. According to the article: