BASC monitors scientific journals, environmental, policy and political alerts for the results of studies of relevance to shooting and conservation. Below are links to a selection of papers published in May 2017. Please email us if you think we have missed anything.
- Wintering behaviour and spatial ecology of Eurasian Wigeon Anas penelope in a coastal Mediterranean wetland complex (Guerbes-Sanhadja) of northeastern Algeria
- Human recreation affects spatio-temporal habitat use patterns in red deer (Cervus elaphus).
- Detection and molecular characterization of the mosquito-borne filarial nematode Setaria tundra in Danish roe deer (Capreolus capreolus).
- Woodland features determining home range size of roe deer.
- Large herbivores in novel ecosystems – Habitat selection by red deer (Cervus elaphus) in a former brown-coal mining area.
- Stand structure and breeding birds in managed Scots pine forests: Some likely long-term implications for continuous cover forestry.
- Changes in upland bird abundances show associations with moorland management.
- Managed parks as a refuge for the threatened red squirrel (Sciurus vulgaris) in light of human disturbance.
- Collaboration or fragmentation? Biodiversity management through the common agricultural policy.
- What will become of Scotland’s grouse moors?
- Harmonizing outdoor recreation and bird conservation targets in protected areas: Applying available monitoring data to facilitate collaborative management at the regional scale.
- A place-based approach to payments for ecosystem services.
- Internet-based monitoring of public perception of conservation.
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