PARTRIDGE is a project co-funded by the North Sea Region Programme 2014 - 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

PARTRIDGE Farm Walk at Balgonie Estate

Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Sustainable NSR

Join the members of the project team as they guide you round Balgonie Estate, one of the 10 key demonstration sites of the Interreg PARTRIDGE project.

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Scottish Government advisor visits key PARTRIDGE demonstration site

Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Sustainable NSR

Whitburgh Farms recently hosted Professor Russel Griggs, Chair of the Scottish Government’s Regulatory Review Group and recently appointed to oversee the review of Scotland’s Greening measures. This w…

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Danish Environment Minister pays special visit to GWCT-run demonstration farm

Monday, September 18, 2017
Sustainable NSR

Members from the Danish parliament visited one of the Game and Wildlife Conservation Trust’s demonstration farms to find out about a crucial conservation project.

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Launch of the PARTRIDGE PROJECT in Belgium

Friday, September 8, 2017
Sustainable NSR

The Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust (GWCT)-led PARTRIDGE Project was officially launched at one of its two Belgian sites on 31st August.

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First results from PARTRIDGE project

Tuesday, September 5, 2017
Sustainable NSR

PARTRIDGE started in the end of 2016. The goal of the four year (2017-2020) project is to demonstrate that modern agriculture and biodiversity go hand in hand. At least 7% optimal habitat will be crea…

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