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#Cull

# cull - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

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

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

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

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

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

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

The herd is to be eradicated by 1 May 2018.

# cull - Friday 21 April, 2017

Do you really need all those notifications?

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

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

# cull - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

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

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

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

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

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

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

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"

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

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

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

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

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

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

# cull - Thursday 30 July, 2015

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

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

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

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

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

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'

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

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

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

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

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.