Don’t ban the burn

BASC’s Gareth Dockerty takes a look at the issue of prescribed burning and explains how he has been educating people about its benefits.

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A closer look at moorland habitat, its management and benefits for the natural environment and rural communities.

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Hen harrier hysterics

BASC upland officer Gareth Dockerty writes about his recent trip with Natural England’s Gavin Craggs to observe hen harriers roosting.

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The truth about water and grouse moors

Water on grouse moors has made recent headlines and driven online debate. Speculation and misunderstanding have given volume to false assertions and this needs to be addressed.

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