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Who's vaccinating badgers?

  • Author: Badgergate
  • Published: 14-02-2013 at 15:16:51

Agencies & Charities currently Vaccinating Badgers against TB

Who Where When Area covered

(km2) 

No. of badgers vaccinated
Fera, UK Government Badger Vaccine Deployment Project Numerous premises around Stroud, Gloucestershire 2010 - 2015 84-100   998 (2012)

628 (2011)

541 (2010)

The Welsh Assembly Government together with WT of South & West Wales The TB “Intensive Action Area” (IAA), Pembrokeshire, Wales 2012 - 2017 288 1,424  (2012)
The Badger Trust & supporting UK badger groups with certified lay vaccinators Privately owned land (3 out of 17 sites were provided by the NFU) June 2011 onwards 17 sites so far 97
The National Trust with Fera vaccinators Killerton Estate, Devon 2011 - 2015 20  >100 so far

(exact numbers undisclosed)

The RSPB Highnam Woods, Gloucestershire 2012 & 2013 1.1 Undisclosed
Berks, Bucks & Oxon WT in collaboration with the Badger Trust An undisclosed site in west Oxfordshire 2012 - 2017 2.5 Undisclosed
Cheshire WT in partnership with Shropshire WT & volunteers from Wirral & Cheshire Badger Group Bickley Hall Farm, Cheshire 2012 - 2017 0.85 12 (2012)
Gloucestershire WT Seven nature reserves across Trust land in Gloucestershire. 2010 - 2015 1.7

 

37 (2012)

38 (2011)

Shropshire WT in partnership with Cheshire WT An undisclosed reserve in north Shropshire 2012 - 2017 Undisclosed 5 (2012)
Somerset WT Undisclosed 2012-? 0.12 Undisclosed
Warwickshire WT Brandon Marsh Reserve, Warwickshire 2012 - 2015 0.92 5 (2012)