Blundering Bradford bureaucrats massacre grouse

Bradford Council’s mismanagement of Ilkley Moor has killed more grouse in a single day than a season of grouse-shooting. That’s the accusation levelled at the council by local shooters and gamekeepers, as wildfire rips across the moor at the height of the bird breeding season. On day one, Easter Saturday, firefighters left two fires burn […]

US politician plans trophy ban

An American politician has introduced a bill to Congress that will see the end of most trophy imports. A democrat congressman from Arizona, Raúl Grijalva, introduced Conserving Ecosystems by Ceasing the Importation of Large Animal Trophies Act (CECIL Act). Its main aim is to amend the existing Endangered Species Act (ESA) to ban the unpermitted […]


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