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31-May-10, 03:00
The Caithness Business Index (http://www.caithness-business.co.uk) has posted the following article:

'Operation Caesar' Launched To Save Pearl Mussels

'Operation Caesar' launched as pearl mussel sites see 'appalling' damage Significant and lasting criminal damage has been found at 75% of internationally important freshwater pearl mussel sites surveyed, Scottish Natural Heritage confirmed today. Criminal acts ranged from illegal pearl fishing and unauthorised river works which saw the destruction of whole pearl mussel populations. ... [Read Full Article (http://www.caithness-business.co.uk/article.php?id=1733)]