Marianne Taylor

Tracking the Highland Tiger

McNeillie Tent
Thu 3 Oct

Once our forests were full of lynxes, wolves and bears, all hunted by man to extinction. Now only the distinctly tiger-striped Scottish wildcat runs free, green eyes glinting in the undergrowth. Marianne Taylor, author of The Way of the Hare, explains how it survived and faces new threats, not least the dilution of its genes by its domestic cousins. [612]

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