Press Releases

VIDEO: Beetle Banks in the Netherlands

12 July 2017

Dutch NSR PARTRIDGE project partner Brabants Landschap have released an excellent short video clip about the establishment and use of beetle banks and wild flower mixes as part of a ground breaking in…

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First chicks hatch in Interreg PARTRIDGE project

29 June 2017

Brabants Landschap, Landscape Management Foundation Zeeland, Zeeuws Landschap and Vogelbescherming in the Netherlands launched a major cross-border protection project in October 2016 to save the partr…

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Dutch PARTRIDGE demonstration site welcomes first visitors

08 June 2017

This April and May the first public excursions were held at the Dutch PARTRIDGE demonstration site at Burgh-Sluis where several people from inside and outside the area participated.

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Big turnout for demonstration walk at Rotherfield

17 May 2017

A group of 25 people enjoyed a tour around Rotherfield Farm Estate - one of the demonstration projects run by GWCT - on Wednesday, May 3.

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New feeding regime started at PARTRIDGE demo site in Scotland

15 May 2017

The GWCT is leading an exciting new project called PARTRIDGE, part-funded by EU’s North Sea Region Interreg programme, aiming to show how best to restore farmland wildlife based on tailored management…

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Politicians visit PARTRIDGE project demonstration site in the Netherlands

02 May 2017

Two influential politicians paid a visit to a demonstration site for farmland wildlife recovery in Brabant, The Netherlands.

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Netherlands create first beetle banks

27 April 2017

Dutch project partners of NSR Interreg PARTRIDGE, led by the Game and Wildlife Conservation Trust, have introduced the first beetle banks to the Netherlands. The project aims to demonstrate how Grey P…

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GWCT Secures Funding For European Sustainable Management Project

10 February 2017

The Game and Wildlife Conservation Trust (GWCT), has secured funding for a North European project which will look at how new management solutions can improve biodiversity and ecosystem services by up …

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