Activists sue ministers over release of game birds for shooting

Wild Justice accuses UK government of breaching duty to protect conservation sites Conservationists are suing the UK government over the release of millions of game birds on to land that is home to rare and threatened species.The campaign group Wild Justice has accused ministers of breaching their legal duties to protect sites of high conservation value in England by failing to control the use of large areas of countryside to shoot pheasant and red-legged partridge for sport. Continue reading… Source – Full Article https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2020/sep/18/activists-sue-ministers-over-release-of-game-birds-for-shooting