FOI release

Research into alternative methods of badger control

More information on the further research planned into the use of carbon monoxide as a potential sett based means of humane culling.


Response to EIRs request for information about research into alternative badger control methods.

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Badger control methods EIRs: terms of reference for research into gassing and the design of the study, length of the research and estimated cost of the research.

Published 7 August 2014