Tagged: shooting

Kicking Up A Stink

Britain. It’s one big beautiful mass of habitats. Forests, rivers, wetlands, lowlands, meadows, grasslands, mountains, lakes, ponds and, of course, moorlands. Ah moorlands, possibly the most hotly debated habitat in the UK. Debated...

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Dwelling on Deer: Culls and Control

There is no way around it, our small island is positively bursting with deer. So many in fact, that the issue of overpopulation and its subsequent implications are up there with the other great...

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Pheasants: Modern Roadkill Phenomenon

In line with many frequent road-users, I regularly come across both dead and live pheasants whilst out and about. Today is the opening of the pheasant shooting season in the UK and this...

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Video: Hen Harrier Day 2016

A short video by campaigners Craig Lee and Aimee Nicholson, providing  information on this year’s Hen Harrier Day, its relevance and, more importantly, information on how you can get involved. For further details,...

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Lead poisoning of British birds

We all know the story about the Romans poisoning themselves because of their ingenious use of lead water pipes. This ingenuity ultimately resulted in their demise. Although lead is a strong pliable metal,...

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