Thousands of Duck Eggs Destroyed 'To Preserve Public Safety'
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It has emerged that Natural England has approved licences to destroy thousands of duck eggs on the ground of them being a threat to public safety.
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I am appalled at the decisions that are made by people in positions of power. How can anyone who claims to represent the human race allow this to happen. I don't know anyone who has ever been attacked by ducks - do you?
I was once in the paper (many years ago) because I got onto the ground, put my hand down the drain and rescued about 10 ducklings and returned them to a frantic mother duck.
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