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# cull - Saturday 24 July, 2021

Why are seagulls so loud right now - and can anything be done about it?
# Cull Of The Wild
# Cull Of The Wild

Why are seagulls so loud right now - and can anything be done about it?

Jul 24th 2021, 7:30 AM 65,575 Views 55 Comments

You might have noticed some squawking from very early in the morning. Here’s why it’s happening.

# cull - Wednesday 25 November, 2020

Denmark's culled minks rise from mass grave
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Denmark's culled minks rise from mass grave

Nov 25th 2020, 5:10 PM 182,857 Views 42 Comments

The macabre phenomenon was observed at an improvised mass grave in a military training field

# cull - Thursday 19 November, 2020

All minks to be culled in Ireland amid concerns about Denmark's mutated coronavirus strain
# Minks
# Minks

All minks to be culled in Ireland amid concerns about Denmark's mutated coronavirus strain

Nov 19th 2020, 8:19 AM 71,139 Views 144 Comments

It is understood that CMO Dr Tony Holohan wrote to the Agriculture Minister recommending such a move.

# cull - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Deer cull begins in Killarney National Park to manage red and Sika herds
# Cull
# Cull

Deer cull begins in Killarney National Park to manage red and Sika herds

Feb 26th 2020, 10:10 PM 30,005 Views 67 Comments

The cull will continue until mid-March.

# cull - Thursday 21 November, 2019

Fallow deer killed in Phoenix Park in latest cull to control population growth
# OPW
# OPW

Fallow deer killed in Phoenix Park in latest cull to control population growth

Nov 21st 2019, 6:37 PM 31,498 Views 91 Comments

There are currently around 600 fallow deer in Phoenix Park.

# cull - Sunday 30 December, 2018

'It would be disastrous': People wrote to government in 1988 over concerns of a seal cull in Co Mayo
# State Papers 1988
# State Papers 1988

'It would be disastrous': People wrote to government in 1988 over concerns of a seal cull in Co Mayo

Dec 30th 2018, 5:30 PM 10,094 Views 7 Comments

The government had ordered a seal census on the west coast to determine whether a cull was necessary.

# cull - Tuesday 6 February, 2018

State-hired marksman shot over 200 deer in the Phoenix Park in the last two years
# Cull
# Cull

State-hired marksman shot over 200 deer in the Phoenix Park in the last two years

Feb 6th 2018, 4:30 PM 35,676 Views 134 Comments

A total of 203 deer were shot by the marksman as part of eight culls carried out in 2016 and 2017.

# cull - Sunday 22 October, 2017

Westmeath councillor wants to take pine martens off the protected species list
# Protected
# Protected

Westmeath councillor wants to take pine martens off the protected species list

Oct 22nd 2017, 7:00 AM 43,542 Views 97 Comments

Fine Gael councillor Tom Farrell wants a controlled cull in the numbers of pine martens to be done.

# cull - Monday 8 May, 2017

Norway to kill 2,000 reindeer to eradicate disease
# Oh Deer
# Oh Deer

Norway to kill 2,000 reindeer to eradicate disease

May 8th 2017, 9:40 PM 11,911 Views 17 Comments

The herd is to be eradicated by 1 May 2018.

# cull - Friday 21 April, 2017

Do you really need all those notifications?
# Live A Better Life
# Live A Better Life

Do you really need all those notifications?

Apr 21st 2017, 12:50 PM 7,888 Views 8 Comments

Let’s see if a cull is needed. Plus, a chance to reflect on how the week has gone so far.

# cull - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

Australian government to consider shark cull after death of 17-year-old
# Shark Attack
# Shark Attack

Australian government to consider shark cull after death of 17-year-old

Apr 19th 2017, 3:30 PM 35,589 Views 66 Comments

Laeticia Brouwer was surfing with her father when she was attacked.

# cull - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

Legal action lodged against Australian union in bid to protect Western Force
# Cull
From The42
# Cull

Legal action lodged against Australian union in bid to protect Western Force

Apr 11th 2017, 9:56 AM 5,036 Views 1 Comment

The Perth-based club is the most likely team to face the axe when Super Rugby is made a 15-team competition again.

Ryan's championship focus narrows as 6 players trimmed from Tipperary senior hurling squad
# Cull
From The42
# Cull

Ryan's championship focus narrows as 6 players trimmed from Tipperary senior hurling squad

Apr 11th 2017, 12:05 AM 20,023 Views 0 Comments

The Premier County boss has let go of six players ahead of next Sunday’s Allianz Hurling League semi-final against Wexford.

# cull - Sunday 2 April, 2017

Anger over calls for 50,000 deer to be culled in Wicklow
# Shot Down
# Shot Down

Anger over calls for 50,000 deer to be culled in Wicklow

Apr 2nd 2017, 10:00 PM 33,728 Views 84 Comments

Deer experts say the calls are based on bad science.

# cull - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

Japanese zoo culls 57 snow monkeys for being crossbred with an "invasive alien species"
# Lethal Injection
# Lethal Injection

Japanese zoo culls 57 snow monkeys for being crossbred with an "invasive alien species"

Feb 21st 2017, 10:32 PM 25,415 Views 28 Comments

The zoo operator held a memorial service for the monkeys at a nearby Buddhist temple to appease their souls.

# cull - Friday 2 December, 2016

'Don't sacrifice the goats': Protesters' anger defers planned cull of 80 wild animals
# No Kidding
# No Kidding

'Don't sacrifice the goats': Protesters' anger defers planned cull of 80 wild animals

Dec 2nd 2016, 6:08 AM 12,600 Views 16 Comments

The proposed cull has now been deferred as Coillte work with locals to resolve their dispute

# cull - Monday 28 November, 2016

390,000 ducks and hens in northern Europe culled over bird flu fears
# Netherlands
# Netherlands

390,000 ducks and hens in northern Europe culled over bird flu fears

Nov 28th 2016, 2:45 PM 3,869 Views 10 Comments

The birds were culled in the space of three days in Sweden and the Netherlands following a resurgence in the virus across Europe.

# cull - Thursday 8 October, 2015

Liverpool owners erase any trace of Brendan Rodgers by removing his staff too
# Cull
From The42
# Cull

Liverpool owners erase any trace of Brendan Rodgers by removing his staff too

Oct 8th 2015, 4:00 PM 7,431 Views 14 Comments

Gary McAllister and Sean O’Driscoll have both lost their jobs.

# cull - Thursday 30 July, 2015

Ireland warm-up game will be last chance saloon for at least 9 Welsh World Cup hopefuls
# Cull
From The42
# Cull

Ireland warm-up game will be last chance saloon for at least 9 Welsh World Cup hopefuls

Jul 30th 2015, 1:49 PM 6,522 Views 10 Comments

And head coach Warren Gatland has hinted he may include an injured prop in his final 31.

# cull - Saturday 23 May, 2015

Wildlife group calls for government to stand up against lobbying for deer cull
# Tuberculosis
# Tuberculosis

Wildlife group calls for government to stand up against lobbying for deer cull

May 23rd 2015, 3:00 PM 8,941 Views 16 Comments

Deer have moved into the lowlands in recent years and are impacting more and more on the livelihoods of farmers, representative groups are saying.

# cull - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

The Government needs 25,000 badger body bags
# Badger Cull
# Badger Cull

The Government needs 25,000 badger body bags

Sep 9th 2014, 1:00 PM 13,432 Views 43 Comments

The Department of Agriculture regularly carries out culls of the animals, as they carry TB.

# cull - Monday 4 August, 2014

Ireland culled up to 39,000 badgers in six years
# Eradication
# Eradication

Ireland culled up to 39,000 badgers in six years

Aug 4th 2014, 8:45 AM 10,355 Views 45 Comments

The Department of Agriculture is trialling a vaccination programme in a number of counties to see how effective it is but most badgers captured are shot.

# cull - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

Pictures: Animal rights protesters think Simon Coveney has 'blood on his hands'
# Badger Culling
# Badger Culling

Pictures: Animal rights protesters think Simon Coveney has 'blood on his hands'

Jul 30th 2014, 7:42 PM 9,852 Views 48 Comments

The ARAN animal rights group says the Minister is doing nothing to protect “the most vulnerable in society, the animals”.

# cull - Monday 24 February, 2014

Healy-Rae: Seal cull ‘badly needed’ to protect west coast fishing industry
# Overpopulation
# Overpopulation

Healy-Rae: Seal cull ‘badly needed’ to protect west coast fishing industry

Feb 24th 2014, 8:00 AM 8,872 Views 43 Comments

However, industry and animal welfare organisations recommend awaiting analysis of government reports into the animal’s population.

# cull - Saturday 19 October, 2013

On patrol with Britain's badger cull saboteurs
# Badger Culling
# Badger Culling

On patrol with Britain's badger cull saboteurs

Oct 19th 2013, 8:30 AM 6,815 Views 52 Comments

The cull in Gloucestershire is aimed at tackling the spread of TB in cattle but opponents say this will do little to combat the disease.

# cull - Saturday 31 August, 2013

Cavemen, Cowen and Coca-Cola: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Cavemen, Cowen and Coca-Cola: The week in numbers

Aug 31st 2013, 7:30 PM 6,931 Views 8 Comments

Plus: What percentage of people in Ireland smoke? And what’s the average weekly wage?

# cull - Thursday 9 June, 2011

Australia may slaughter its wild camels to fight climate change
# Got The Hump
# Got The Hump

Australia may slaughter its wild camels to fight climate change

Jun 9th 2011, 3:29 PM 1,445 Views 26 Comments

The animals, who each belch out the equivalent of a transatlantic flight in emissions every year, are one of the country’s biggest sources of greenhouse gases.