Gamekeeping & Conservation

The Great Moorland Debate: Anti-burning or anti-shooting?

The Great Moorland Debate: Anti-burning or anti-shooting?

Greenpeace picks a side with a petition calling on a complete ban of all heather burning, while existing petitions seem to be driven by a hatred of shooting, rather than concern for the environment. Emily Damment takes a closer look...

Author:
Emily Damment
Three shooting estates win Redlist Revival awards for conserving hen harriers, lapwings & black grouse

Three shooting estates win Redlist Revival awards for conserving hen harriers, lapwings & black grouse

Three Moorland Association estates - all of which provide grouse & game shooting - have been awarded ‘Life on Land’ awards from RedList Revival for work conserving rare birds.

Author:
Emily Damment
Spring sowing: the best cover crops for different land types

Spring sowing: the best cover crops for different land types

Author:
Ben Dolbear
Shining a light on mountain hares

Shining a light on mountain hares

Author:
James Swyer
How to create a thriving woodland

How to create a thriving woodland

Author:
Alex Hatton
What to expect from a BGA audit

What to expect from a BGA audit

Author:
Sporting Shooter
Shooting-related qualifications

Shooting-related qualifications

Author:
Emily Damment
Boosting conservation on your shoot: linear land features

Boosting conservation on your shoot: linear land features

Author:
Alex Hatton
Protecting Britain's uplands

Protecting Britain's uplands

Author:
Tim Weston
How to create a wildfowl pond on your land

How to create a wildfowl pond on your land

Author:
Alex Hatton
Mid-tier funding can benefit keepers as well as farmers

Mid-tier funding can benefit keepers as well as farmers

Author:
Ben Dolbear
Trophy hunting import ban: evidence-based or knee-jerk reaction?

Trophy hunting import ban: evidence-based or knee-jerk reaction?

Author:
Conor O'Gorman
A record year for hen harriers thanks to gamekeepers!

A record year for hen harriers thanks to gamekeepers!

Author:
Tim Weston
Cover cropping & New Environmental Land Management Schemes

Cover cropping & New Environmental Land Management Schemes

Author:
Ben Dolbear
Raptors and grouse moor management: the real story

Raptors and grouse moor management: the real story

Author:
James Swyer
Gamekeeping diary: the challenges of 2021

Gamekeeping diary: the challenges of 2021

Author:
Paul Howard
Rising costs: how to provide the right diet for your gamebirds

Rising costs: how to provide the right diet for your gamebirds

Author:
Richard Leach
Predator rewilding: the impact on the British countryside & wildlife

Predator rewilding: the impact on the British countryside & wildlife

Author:
Tim Weston