Title of the project
Identification and quantification of the effects of agricultural pesticides on red-legged partridge in Spain
Identification and quantification of the effects of agricultural pesticides on red-legged partridge (Alectoris rufa) in Spain.
Experimental design with 42 couples eating different treatments. The project aims to analyse the effect of seeds treated with different pesticides products, so it is applicable in all types of agricultural areas with or without protection.
All the projects and their findings can be found in http://www.fecaza.com/fedenca/estudios
Hunters are involved through FEDENCA Foundation of the Royal Spanish Hunting Federation, which promotes and coordinates service the project.
|Species Caracteristics||Huntable species|
|Name(s) of main species||Red-legged partridge (Alectoris rufa)|
|Leading partners||The Royal Spanish Federation of Hunting promotes and coordinates the project through his foundation, the foundation FEDENCA ((http://www.fecaza.com/fedenca.html#.V6CmPtJ96Uk))|
|Other partners||In the first two years, the project had the support of Oficina Nacional de la Caza (http://oficinanacionaldecaza.org/)In the first two years, the project had the support of the Biodiversity Foundation (http://fundacion-biodiversidad.es/), of the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Environment (http://www.magrama.gob.es/es/).|