PARTRIDGE is a project co-funded by the North Sea Region Programme 2016 - 2020 which will look at how new management solutions can improve biodiversity and ecosystem services by up to 30%.

PARTRIDGE (Protecting the Area’s Resources Through Researched Innovative Demonstration of Good Examples), is one of 11 new projects which were approved recently by the Interreg North Sea Region. The programme aims to make the region more innovative, resilient and sustainable.

Latest Project News

Dutch PARTRIDGE meeting about foxes

Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Sustainable NSR

On May 24th, 70 people gathered for a PARTRIDGE meeting in Brabant about foxes in the Netherlands. There was a variety of attendees, ranging from farm…

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The challenges of growing quality conservation crops: progress with PARTRIDGE at Balgonie

Monday, June 18, 2018
Sustainable NSR

Balgonie estate in Fife is one of the ten demonstration sites supported by the EU North Sea Region programme, as part of the PARTRIDGE project.

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PARTRIDGE project attends local nature festival

Friday, June 15, 2018
Sustainable NSR

Staff from the NSR Interreg PARTRIDGE project were on-hand to inform visitors at a local nature festival in Selborne, East Hampshire, UK on the 28 May…

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NSR Interreg PARTRIDGE partners visit inspiring farmland biodiversity project in Switzerland

Friday, June 15, 2018
Sustainable NSR

Between 6-8 June, 24 members of the PARTRIDGE project together with farmers from the Netherlands, England and Hungary, travelled to Switzerland to lea…

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Beetle banks – why and how to build them for farmland wildlife

Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Sustainable NSR

Beetle banks are c. 0.4m high earth banks built across the middle or alongside arable fields. They were invented in England in the early 1980s (a coll…

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