Marine Ecology

Unlocking the secrets of badger dispersal to minimize the spread of bovine TB

Zoology researchers from Trinity College Dublin, working with the Department of Agriculture, Food and The Marine (DAFM) and the National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS), have unlocked the secrets of dispersing badgers. Their research has major implications for implementing vaccination programmes to limit the spread of bovine tuberculosis (TB). The findings come at an opportune…