North Yorkshire Moors Moorland Organisation
The North Yorkshire Moors Moorland Organisation (NYMMO) created in 2015 by a collection of Moorland Estates aiming to promote the positive aspects of shooting estates.
Our aim is to highlight the benefits of shooting estates, from the conservation work undertaken to the wildlife and moors but also to showcase the great benefits that are generated to the local communities and economies.
We strive to make a difference, be heard for the right reasons and to help secure the longevity of shooting as a great past-time.
Top Tips for Avoiding TICKS
26th May 2019
Reports for 2019 so far indicate that we are seeing exceedingly high numbers of ticks and with the threat of contracting Lyme Disease a possibility we thought we’d give you a quick bit of help. The photos shown above are examples of:- the number of ticks removed from one Roe Buck, a ti...Read more
The Annual - Speed Kills Post
25th May 2019
SLOW DOWN - SPEED KILLSWe would like to stress the importance of curbing high speeds on moor roads as we look to try and protect the lives of as much wildlife and animals as we can. In the wake of the General Licence fiasco we have added worries in keeping birds and chicks safe and we call on ...Read more
You've just got to know where to look
24th May 2019
A volunteer from the British Trust for Ornithology (BTO) accompanied one of our game keepers onto the moors and ringed 83 chicks, consisting of 16 Curlew, 18 Golden Plover and 49 Lapwing, this was all completed in just one morning.Bird ringing generates information on the survival, productivity ...Read more