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  • GWCT endorses updated Code of Good Shooting Practice

    GWCT endorses updated Code of Good Shooting Practice

    THE role of the wider shooting community in maintaining standards has been highlighted in the updated Code of Good Shooting Practice released today.

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  • Gamekeeper scoops grey partridge award

    Gamekeeper scoops grey partridge award

    AN Oxfordshire gamekeeper has been crowned this year’s champion for grey partridge conservation in the Cotswold area.

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  • Learning about bats on farmland thanks to National Lottery funding

    Learning about bats on farmland thanks to National Lottery funding

    A NEW project that aims to improve the conservation of bats on farmland has been launched by a charity in Fordingbridge after getting the go-ahead for National Lottery funding.

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  • Fund launched to support young scientists

    Fund launched to support young scientists

    A FUND that will provide budding scientists and land managers the chance to explore ecological research has been launched in memory of an internationally-renowned scientist, who has died aged 77.

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  • Conservation success in the Avon Valley

    Conservation success in the Avon Valley

    An example of different groups working closely together to conserve declining birds is being led by a Fordingbridge-based charity.

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  • Lincolnshire farmers join together to help conserve endangered species

    Lincolnshire farmers join together to help conserve endangered species

    In Britain, grey partridge numbers have dropped by an astonishing 80% since 1945. In order to show people how to save this beautiful and iconic bird of the British countryside, the Lincolnshire Grey Partridge Group will be holding an evening dedicated to informing farmers and land managers of how they can help to reverse this alarming decline in numbers.

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  • Sporting teams rise to the conservation challenge

    Sporting teams rise to the conservation challenge

    A day of sporting challenges in Kendal, Cumbria has raised just over £7,000 for wildlife research. The Levens Team Challenge was arranged by the Lancashire and Cumbria branches of the Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust (GWCT), and the money raised will go towards funding their groundbreaking conservation research.

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  • The Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust condemns illegal killing

    The Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust condemns illegal killing

    There is no question that the illegal killing of wildlife is unacceptable. The GWCT welcomes the insight of Scottish Natural Heritage’s report on the fates of satellite-tracked golden eagles and looks forward to scrutinising it in greater depth. We will be working with partners across the conservation sector and in government to develop policy and management that will address the issues raised in this and other reports on the conservation status of important species.

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  • Nottinghamshire dinner raises thousands for British wildlife

    Nottinghamshire dinner raises thousands for British wildlife

    Nottinghamshire members of the UK's leading wildlife research charity raised a spectacular £57,000 at a sumptuous gourmet dinner and auction this spring. The money raised will go towards funding the pioneering conservation research of the Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust (GWCT).

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  • Allerton Project Celebrates its 25th Anniversary!

    Allerton Project Celebrates its 25th Anniversary!

    A highly-successful demonstration farm that carries out innovative research is celebrating its 25th anniversary with an open day.

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