Parliamentary Questions and Answers
Question 114 - Answered on 10th May, 2006
Tony Gregory: To ask the Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government if the National Parks and Wildlife Service has been given details by the Irish Council against Blood Sports of trading companies supplying and using glue traps; and the action taken in each case.
Ref No: 17624/06. Written reply.
Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government (Mr. Roche): My Department is actively pursuing measures against the unlawful sale and use of glue traps, including in some instances where details were provided by the Irish Council Against Blood Sports. Actions include inspections by National Parks and Wildlife staff of shops or other outlets which may be offering these traps for sale.