How many grey partridges are left?

Comes from This statement came from Short Cuts on Radio 4, broadcast on 24 March 2020.…

Estimating the number and biomass of pheasants in Britain

The RSPB's Pat Thompson claimed on the BBC Radio 4's More or Less that at the…

Has the number of mountain hares fallen on grouse moors?

A story published on the BBC news website in August 2019 claimed that the number of…

Lead shot: your questions answered

Get the latest information and advice on lead shot.

Are hen harriers illegally killed on English grouse moors?

A scientific paper published in 2019 used radio tags to track hen harriers and results suggest…

Are there only 100 harvests left in British soils?

An article in the Independent claimed that British soils are so degraded that they will only…

Are moorlands drained for grouse shooting purposes?

In August 2019, the Labour party claimed moorland is drained for grouse shooting.

Lynx: Your questions answered

Find out more about the proposed reintroduction of Eurasian lynx to the UK.

Woodcock: Your questions answered

Is it OK to continue shooting woodcock in the UK?

Curlew: Your questions answered

Find out more about the current plight of this red-listed wader.