Cull consultation

As you will all be painfully aware, the government is looking to extend the badger cull into Shropshire.

There is now a consultation and you can contribute if you live or work in the area. The deadline is 19 March.

Here is the press release: 

"Natural England has received applications or expressions of interest for licences to cull badgers to prevent the spread of bovine TB. You can comment on how a badger cull in your area may affect your livelihood or daily activities. This consultation closes at 11:45pm on 19 March 2018.

"Find out how to comment on badger control in Avon, Berkshire, Derbyshire, Hampshire, Oxfordshire, Shropshire, Staffordshire and Warwickshire."

The website links below will lead you to the consultation.


https://consult.defra.gov.uk/natural-england/8899f8e7/

 
https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/bovine-tb-comment-on-badger-control-licence-applications-or-expressions-of-interest-2018