Badger Action News
Despite widespread opposition from both scientists and the general public, the fourth year of the badger cull saw seven new licenses issued in August 2016. Ten areas were licensed for culling, with Herefordshire, Cornwall and Devon added to Gloucestershire, Somerset and Dorset.
In order to effectively oppose the cull it is necessary to understand the organisations, individuals, motivations and politics driving the cull. See our report about what’s going on inside the cull zones.
- RT @RaptorPolitics: Protesters in their thousands descended on #Westminster today demanding an end to #GrouseShooting in England.… https://t.co/mArQ7Zhrqz 6 days ago
- RT @minpin78: At the start of our March to No 10 against #Foxhunting #Badgercull & #GrouseShooting https://t.co/gZmKEspWP4 6 days ago
- RT @GeorgiaLocock: A blog post about yesterday's #crushcruelty march in London - https://t.co/MmG50leihe #twelfie #inglorious12th https://t.co/4DlXPJapZv 6 days ago
- Take a look at this CrowdFunder - It's hoping to fund a legal case to challenge the badger cull https://t.co/gM6cECnnjG 3 weeks ago
Thousands of protesters marched on Downing Street, calling for more wildlife protection.
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