From lions to badgers: a perspective from Africa on carnivores and conflict

Sarah Durant, Senior Research Fellow, Zoological Society of London (ZSL)
“If the world’s carnivores are to survive we must find ways to minimise their impact on people, and also, very importantly, increase tolerance for their presence in the communities that share their landscape.” Dr Sarah Durant from Zoological Society of London (ZSL) shares her perspective on the wider conservation implications of the English badger cull. ... Read the full article »

Public opinion

The pilot badger culls have begun and public opposition to the badger cull is at an all time high. The H.M. Government e-petition against the cull has been trending with over 500 new signatures an hour. At the time of writing, over 283,000 people had signed the petition. This makes […] ... Read the full article »