Forestry Commission says deer glut means UK must cull animals
New figures suggest Britain's deer population is getting out of control. Most scientists and environmentalists agree a cull is necessary if habitats are to be sustained in a manageable way.
Jeremy Cooke spoke to Trevor Banham of the Forestry Commission, who explained why culling deer is good for the environment and for people who enjoy eating venison.
07 Mar 2013
- From the section Science & Environment