Exploited animals: the red grouse.

Author Hudson, P.J. & Watson, A.
Citation Hudson, P.J. & Watson, A. (1985). Exploited animals: the red grouse. Biologist, 32: 13-18.


Grouse moors cover 1.5 million hectares of Britain and shooting is an important and profitable land use in many upland areas. The income helps to counter pressure from subsidized afforestation and hill-grazing which increasingly threaten to destroy the ecology and amenity value of the heather moorlands.

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