"Mountaineering Scotland has called for better protection for the nation’s wild land after a court rejected a challenge to a windfarm developmentThe Court of Session said Scottish ministers acted lawfully in approving the plans for a windfarm at Creag Riabhach on the Altnaharra Estate in SutherlandWildland Ltd and the Welbeck Estates brought the judicial review against the ministers. A spokesperson for Wildland Ltd said: “We are saddened and disappointed at the court’s decision.”Mountaineering Scotland called for wild land to be given absolute protection in planning policy. It said the windfarm will encroach on a wild-land area in one of Scotland’s most valued landscapesthe Article is well worth a read as many people in the Highlands are getting fed up with Wind farms cluttering the Landscape to the Detriment of its Wild Life and the Views that once existed

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