BASC accuses RSPB of exploiting Northern Ireland wildfire to call for ban on controlled burning

The UK’s largest shooting organisation, the British Association for Shooting and Conservation (BASC) has criticised the RSPB for using the recent Mourne mountains wildfire as a platform to call for a ban on controlled burning.  The fire, which the Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service (NIFRS) believe may have been started deliberately, Read more…