Wildcat in Scotland - Review of conservation status and activities

Breitenmoser, U., Lanz, T., and Breitenmoser-Würsten, C. (2019). Conservation of the wildcat (Felis silvestris) in Scotland: Review of the conservation status and assessment of conservation activities. IUCN SSC Cat Specialist Group, Bern, Switzerland.

In spring 2018, the Scottish Wildcat Conservation Action Plan (SWCAP) Steering Group commissioned members of the IUCN SSC Cat Specialist Group to carry out an independent review of the conservation status of the wildcat in Scotland and the conservation work done to date. The review was done based on the scientific literature and available reports. It provides recommendations for future action.

Pages: 68
Published: February 2019

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