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PAW Northern Ireland

Partnership for Action against Wildlife Crime Northern Ireland (PAWNI)

PAWNI consists of a number of statutory and non-government organisations who work in partnership to reduce wildlife crime by raising awareness and promoting effective enforcement.

PAWNI members include:

PAWNI aims to raise awareness of wildlife crime, establish a Northern Ireland network of contact points to provide advice, information and expertise and collect wildlife information. The group also liaises with other relevant organisations throughout the UK and Ireland including the National Parks and Wildlife Service and An Garda Siochana etc.

PAWNI have released some recent leaflets:

See: PSNI for a full range of PAWNI downloadable leaflets.  

See also here for Operation Lepus NI.