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Title of the project

NARGC GREY PARTRIDGE PROJECT

Description

To return native wild Grey Partridge to all regions throughout the country where they once were plentiful.

Captive breeding programs.

The project was run and financed by the National Association of Regional Game Councils

Results

After starting with 16 birds the project now has close to 200 which are available to set up breeding stations across the country

Location

Country Ireland
Level Local
Region Dublin

Habitat Types

Farmland, Scrub/Grassland 

Species

Species Caracteristics Huntable species
Species Type Birds
Name(s) of main species Grey partridge - Perdix perdix

Conservation action(s)

Breeding and release

Partners

Leading partners NARGC (http://nargc.ie/)

Weblinks

http://nargc.ie/nargc-grey-partridge-project/