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Camera collars to aid reindeer behaviour study in Cairngorms

A new study is to examine the behaviour of Britain's only free-roaming reindeer herd. Scientists are to investigate the ecological role the animals play in the Cairngorms, where the herd has been since 1952. Their work will also inform future sustainable reindeer tourism in the Cairngorms National Park.

GPS collars equipped with cameras will be fitted to some of the reindeer to track their movements.

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