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Welsh Working Conservationists

It’s time to demonstrate what we achieve for nature in Wales. We showcase the best of what people’s passion for shooting, fishing or farming can create.

Call for evidence to inform the review of NRW’s approach to regulating the shooting and trapping of wild birds in Wales

The reason we asked for this information is because NRW have made a call for evidence to inform the review of their approach to regulating the shooting and trapping of wild birds in Wales. Read more here >

Curlew conservation in Wales - have your say

The GWCT has produced a survey to capture your views on the importance of saving curlew in Wales. Closing date is Friday 12th February. Read more here >

Statement on COVID-19 restrictions in Wales

Rural organisations are reminding the shooting community of the importance of following the law and government guidance around Covid resitrctions in Wales. Following today’s further announcement by First Minister Mark Drakeford, restrictions are expected to remain in place until the next review on 29th January. Read more here >

Feeding stations on farms to boost bird numbers

Funded by Natural Resources Wales (NRW) Shared Outcome Request in North East Wales - one of seven Area Statements in Wales – this project aims to raise awareness of methods that can be easily implemented on farms to halt and reverse farmland bird declines. Read more here >

Report: What gameshooting means for Welsh people and the countryside

Our new report on what gameshooting means for people in Wales and the countryside has been published and is now available to download. Read more here >

Welsh Working Conservationists

Download our collection of case studies, focusing on the land managers who are helping to save Welsh wildlife. Read more here >.

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