Breaking News – A Win for Wildlife!

UK’s wildlife crime unit wins late reprieve from closure

 

The specialist body tackling wildlife crime was set to close at the end of March but has been awarded a further four years’ worth of funding.

Dominic Dyer, policy adviser for the Born Free Foundation and CEO of the Badger Trust, said: “For the government to waste over £25m killing badgers but refuse to find less than £500,000 to fund the NWCU to tackle wildlife crime would have been a national disgrace.” Read more

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I am so happy!!!!!

Update:- according to The Mirror, the government caved in to campaigners’ pressure. Yay! A win for us too😀

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