PARTRIDGE is a project co-funded by the North Sea Region Programme 2016 - 2020 which will look at how new management solutions can improve biodiversity and ecosystem services by up to 30%.

PARTRIDGE (Protecting the Area’s Resources Through Researched Innovative Demonstration of Good Examples), is one of 11 new projects which were approved recently by the Interreg North Sea Region. The programme aims to make the region more innovative, resilient and sustainable.

Latest Project News

Beetle banks – why and how to build them for farmland wildlife

Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Sustainable NSR

Beetle banks are c. 0.4m high earth banks built across the middle or alongside arable fields. They were invented in England in the early 1980s (a coll…

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New PARTRIDGE flower blocks at the Isabellapolder demo site

Friday, May 18, 2018
Sustainable NSR

Last week, the first new parcels in the Isabellapolder demonstration site were sown with the PARTRIDGE flower mix.

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Successful PARTRIDGE meeting held in Edinburgh

Monday, May 14, 2018
Sustainable NSR

The fifth partner meeting of the North Sea Region PARTRIDGE project was held last week in Scotland, with the base of operations at the Royal Botanic G…

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Dutch demonstration sites visited by groups from Belgium and Limburg

Thursday, April 19, 2018
Sustainable NSR

FREEZING cold temperatures did not stop 16 people from the Interreg project Grenspark Groot Saeftinghe visiting the PARTRIDGE demo site ‘Burgh-Sluis’ …

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New hedgerow planted at Scottish PARTRIDGE demonstration site

Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Sustainable NSR

Hedgerows are widely recognised as being of vital importance to farmland wildlife, and rightly so. They provide valuable shelter throughout the year, …

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