Press Releases - November 2015

  • The grey partridge votes yes to ‘best practice’ predator control.

    The grey partridge votes yes to ‘best practice’ predator control.

    Liz Truss MP, Secretary of State for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, paid tribute to the scientific research of the Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust and its contribution to developing practical solutions to reversing the decline of our native wildlife.

    Read more
  • Are reintroduced beavers harmful to fish?

    Are reintroduced beavers harmful to fish?

    Populations of reintroduced and escaped Eurasian beaver currently exist in England and Scotland and concerns have been raised that beavers, and more specifically the dams that they construct, may negatively impact populations of migratory fish, particularly salmon and trout, due to impeding their movements and fragmenting important habitat. 

    Read more
  • Nigel Oakey from Bicester scoops prestigious Cotswolds Grey Partridge Trophy

    Nigel Oakey from Bicester scoops prestigious Cotswolds Grey Partridge Trophy

    Nigel Oakey, farmer from Grange Farm, Godington, Nr Bicester, Oxfordshire has won the prestigious Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust (GWCT) Grey Partridge Cotswolds Trophy for his efforts in fighting the decline of this iconic game bird - the Grey partridge.

    Read more

Cookie Policy

Our website uses cookies to provide you with a better online experience. If you continue to use our site without changing your browser settings, we'll assume you are happy to receive cookies. Please read our cookie policy for more information.

Do not show this message again