National Shooting Survey

November 22, 2017
Posted in Birds, Mammals
November 22, 2017 FACE

to collect data on the number of shot birds in a year A nationwide survey of 5,000 (5%) randomly selected BASC members are sent an annual questionnaire requesting information on the species and number of birds shot. About 30% of those sent questionnaires respond, and a further 20% respond after a follow-up letter requesting the return of the questionnaire. hunters provide the data and the project is run by the BASC

Country: United Kingdom
Starting date: 1979
Species characteristics: Huntable species, Migratory species, Abundant species
Type of actions: Research and data collection
Leading partners: British Association for Shooting and Conservation (

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