You can read the section from our book The Knowledge on Woodcock control below.
Use the arrows in toolbar at the top and bottom to cycle through the pages, you can also zoom in or out:
Buy The Book
The pages above are extracted from The Knowledge, our new 200-page book. Whether you’re new to shooting, a seasoned gun or just keen to learn more about the way the British countryside is managed, The Knowledge is for you.
The Knowledge draws on over 150 scientific publications to provide you with a robust introduction into quarry species, the management of both habitat and predators and all the latest issues surrounding shooting and conservation. You will also learn key information about a typical day’s shooting – from important health & safety tips to guidance on game handling and security. Available for just £15.95.