Let’s Learn Moor 2021 set to educate and inspire thousands of primary school children from across the UK about our upland habitats.
BASC’s Gareth Dockerty unravels what the government’s announcement on burning actually means and organisation’s work behind the scenes to ensure evidence-led policy.
Government announcement on heather burning offers promise of licences as consequences of a blanket ban recognised.
A ground-breaking new study has highlighted that grouse shooting delivers significant socio-economic benefits.
The campaign highlights the potential dangers and consequences if burning were to be banned.
Controlled burning can under the right circumstances protect peatland and help achieve our net-zero target.
Two new research white papers have been published offering policy recommendations to enhance the important work carried out as part of land management for shooting. The papers have been produced by BASC.
Imposing an unnecessary licensing system on grouse moors would produce unintended consequences which would impact on biodiversity, conservation and rural upland economies. The findings are contained in a paper released by the UK’s largest shooting organisation, the British Association for Shooting and Conservation (BASC).
As the 2014 grouse season closes on the 10th December, the value of grouse shooting and the benefit it brings for the economy and the environment are highlighted in an infographic being sent to MPs by the British Association for Shooting and Conservation (BASC) and the Moorland Association.