Quite right...England only. What is this survey for?
This survey forms part of the process of consulting and engaging with stakeholders for the 2019 review on general licences to kill or take wild birds in England (nature conservation is a devolved matter and this review applies to England only).
Done. A few years ago I fished a old gravel pit in the middle of nowhere. Nobody fished it. Had pike and perch in and about 5 miles from north east coast. Every day about 6 pm a cormorant came for about a 1 hr driving down and obviously getting fish. Never went for a couple of years and fishing wasn’t as good and the 6 cormorants turned up. ?
I recently went out on a 9.5m RIB along part of the northeast Scottish coastline and there must have been upwards of 50+ Cormorants perched on every available stretch of rock. Literally hundreds of the things