Permission to cull

Times articles

Wildlife advice body declares open season on Britain’s parakeets

Wildlife advice body declares open season on Britain’s parakeets
The Times
2.10.09
Not just cuckoo in nest – soaring parakeet numbers threaten native birds
The Times
4.06.08

cull
vt
1. To remove an inferior thing or person from a larger group
3. To remove an animal, especially a sick or weak one, from a herd or flock
n
1. A reduction of the numbers of an animal population achieved by killing some of its members
2. Something regarded as worthless, especially an unwanted or inferior animal removed from a herd

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