News

Updated 1 March 2021

Avian influenza H5N8 has been found in poultry and captive birds at a premises in several locations across the UK.  You are strongly advised to step up biosecurity.  Don’t bring in new birds or have visitors to the aviaries.   Where possible aviaries should be covered to protect from wild bird droppings. More information including important biosecurity advice is available on GOV.​UK at: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/avian-influenza-bird-flu


8th INTERNATIONAL GALLIFORMES SYMPOSIUM 12-14 October 2022

WPA 2021 Events: Contact for further details


Sat 11 September 2021

WPA AGM & Convention
and Conservation & Breeding Advisory Group Meeting:

Sudeley Castle, Gloucestershire
Details to follow

Sun 11 April 2021

European Conservation Breeding Group

 Zoom meeting

Fri 2 - 4 July 2021

 Scottish Game Fair

 Scone Palace, Perth

Fri 9 July 2021

Blacknecked Pheasant Charity Clay Pigeon Shoot

Acorn Shooting Ground, near Amesbury

Sat 24 July 2021
(provisional)

Dunkeld Charity Clay Pigeon Shoot

 Dunkeld, PH8 0HX

3-4 September
(provisional)

 WPA Germany AGM

 Ursula Wilmering, 49377 Vechta


Details of the WPA Raffle in aid of the Edwards's Pheasant Project

Monograph of the Pheasants by Alain Hennache & Michel Ottaviani further details of this new WPA Publication and book review

Karol Sepielak has published a book on pheasants - click here for details


Read about the Viet Nature Reintroduction Project here


a limited stock of the Pheasants of the World posters also available - Details

Link to new Galliformes Specialist Group Website