Predator control is an important part of wildlife management in the British countryside. Attendees will learn how to get the most from these techniques improving humanness, efficiency and success rates. The GWCT has carried out over 200 man years of research into how to make snaring more effective, target-specific and humane.
- Legislation and the new snaring code of practice for England and Wales
- How to choose your equipment
- Snare preparation
- Selecting snare locations and how to avoid non-target species
- Corvid cage control
- Tunnel trapping
- Humane dispatch and the release of non-target animals