Snapper was too close to bird nest
AN EAGLE’S nest disturbed by a photographer at 3.30pm on Tuesday, August 5 is the subject of a police investigation. The nest, which is located at Killecronnan at Aros, is home to a family of white-tailed sea eagles which are protected under law.
Witnesses said the photographer was very close to the birds and caused one of the eagles to fly away from its nest.
Police have launched an enquiry to find the man and are following a positive line of enquiry.
They reiterated that anyone who is seen disturbing sea eagles or walking close to nest sites should be reported to officers on 101.