Category Archives: Wildlife Crime

Badger Trust Symposium 2018

Saturday 10th November was this years Badger Trust Symposium. Conferences or symposiums are a fantastic way to learn more about a group, species or organisation. The day started off with a couple of talks about Bovine TB coming from speakers … Continue reading

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Day 22 of 30 Days Wild – Badger comeback

Around five years a badger sett that I knew of in Oxfordshire was destroyed by badger baiters. I won’t give any details, but it was horrific and very upsetting. Every so often I go back and check up on the … Continue reading

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Snares and badgers

Boris is a year old badger that just over a week ago got himself in a bit of a predicament. A very thoughtful member of the public contacted Oxon Badger Group about a badger that had been caught in some wire. It … Continue reading

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Young wildlife ambassadors panel

I spent last weekend up in Preston at this years Badger Trust conference. It was a great chance to meet up with people from other Badger Groups from around the country and listen to some interesting speakers. Over two days … Continue reading

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Struggles and inspirations in the wildlife world.

Sometimes it can be quite disheartening to constantly read about the state of wildlife around the world. Each time I read through social media it is easy to feel helpless, so many animals are being persecuted, or attacked, killed or … Continue reading

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BAWC’s Wildlife Crime conference 2016

I was very privileged today to attend Birders Against Wildlife Crime Conference 2016, in Bristol. This is the second year for the conference which takes place over a weekend and includes a wide variety of speakers. The first speaker of … Continue reading

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