Cost and scope of deer culling from 2011 onward

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Dear Aberdeen City Council,

Please supply figures from 2011 going forward as follows:-

deer culled: species, location

cost of having deer culled: amounts paid out to any consultants, marksmen, hunters, cullers

Yours faithfully,

Suzanne Kelly

Foi Enquiries, Aberdeen City Council

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Dear Ms Kelly

 

Thank you for your information request of 2^nd November 2015.  Aberdeen
City Council (ACC) has completed the necessary search for the information
requested.

 

Please supply figures from 2011 going forward as follows:-

 

Numbers of deer culled:  species, location

 

+-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
|  |2011 – |2012 – |2013 – |2014 - |2015 – to |
| |2012      |2013     |2014      |2015      |date         |
|----------------------------+----------+---------+----------+----------+-------------|
|Upper |0 |8 |0 |4 |0 |
|Danestone                   | | | | | |
|----------------------------+----------+---------+----------+----------+-------------|
|Lower Danestone |0 |5 |2 |1 |0 |
|----------------------------+----------+---------+----------+----------+-------------|
|Braehead Way |0 |10 |8 |3 |0 |
|----------------------------+----------+---------+----------+----------+-------------|
|Seaton |6 |5 |19 |5 |1 |
|----------------------------+----------+---------+----------+----------+-------------|
|St Fitticks |8 |4 |3 |3 |0 |
|----------------------------+----------+---------+----------+----------+-------------|
|Tullos Hill |19 |39 |6 |11 |0 |
|----------------------------+----------+---------+----------+----------+-------------|
|Inverdee |0 |2 |1 |0 |0 |
|----------------------------+----------+---------+----------+----------+-------------|
|Sheddocksley |3 |12 |6 |9 |3 |
|----------------------------+----------+---------+----------+----------+-------------|
|Lochinch |0 |0 |0 |2 |0 |
|----------------------------+----------+---------+----------+----------+-------------|
|Hazlehead |0 |1 |1 |9 |2 |
|----------------------------+----------+---------+----------+----------+-------------|
|TOTAL |36 |81 |46 |47 |6 |
+-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------+

                                               

All the above are Roe Deer.

 

Cost of having deer culled:  amounts paid out to any consultants,
marksmen, hunters, cullers

 

2011/12 = £6749               

2012/13 = £7395

2013/14 = £7157

2014/15 = £6776

2015/16 To Date = £853

 

We hope this helps with your request.

 

Yours sincerely,

Jacqueline Gillanders

Information Compliance Officer

 

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