Keep up to date with all the latest news from the North Yorkshire Moors Moorland Organisation

Great example of the multitude of wildlife seen on a managed grouse moor

May 20, 2017

These photos are an excellent example of the variety of birds that are seen and living on our moors that are managed for Grouse shooting.  Charlie one of the gamekeepers on […]

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School Visit to Westerdale Moor

May 19, 2017

It was quite possibly one of the worst weather days for these school children to come out onto the Moor at Westerdale, we had rain, wind and fog but absolutely […]

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Stoats – The Chick Killers!

May 18, 2017

This photo shows a stoat which has just been shot by the gamekeeper on Hawnby estate, unfortunately it was too late for the little Lapwing chick that was in its […]

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Gamekeepers to the rescue!

May 17, 2017

We received this message through onto our facebook page and I think it’s only right that we give these 3 keepers the credit they deserve. “I received a bad puncture […]

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Bird Ringing

May 16, 2017

This week the Gamekeepers on Hawnby Estate located a Tawny Owl nest, which had one chick, they then got in touch to get the chick ringed. The Bird ringer is […]

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Dew Ponds on Snilesworth Estate

May 10, 2017

The following photos show the resident gamekeeper topping up the Dew Ponds on the Snilesworth Estate. A Dew Pond is an artificial pond that is usually created on the tops of hills […]

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Charity Clay Shoot

May 8, 2017

Please come and support us as we are looking to raise lots of money for Yorkshire Air Ambulance & NYMMO by holding our Charity Clay Shoot and Raffle.

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Greylag Goose & Lapwing Nests on Bransdale Moor

April 6, 2017

These four photos show a Greylag Goose nest that was found on Bransdale estate, the site of this nest is very significant as it is within 2 metres of a […]

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“Guardians of The Moor” – Yorkshire Post Article

March 22, 2017


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Charity Walk @ Snilesworth Estate Sunday 19th March

March 20, 2017

A very blustery but dry day met the 30 enthusiastic people who attended the charity walk at Snilesworth Estate yesterday. The walk departed from the very nice beaters hut at […]

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Gamekeepers Hit Headlines in the “Yorkshire Post”

March 20, 2017

The Rosedale and Westerdale Gamekeepers hit the headlines in the Yorkshire Post in an excellent article highlighting the positives of gamekeepers and why their presence on the moors is vital. […]

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Kevin Hollinrake MP visits Snilesworth Estate

March 16, 2017

Friday 10th March saw Jimmy Shuttlewood Head Keeper welcome MP Kevin Hollinrake to the Snilesworth estate for a guided tour and informal chat about managed moorland and the wildlife residing […]

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Reducing the Rabbit Population by Ferreting

March 1, 2017

At this time of year it is ideal to try and reduce the rabbit population as much as possible before they can breed and have young dependents.  The photos below […]

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February 24, 2017

Commencing at 10.30am, departing from Hill End Farm Snilesworth, DL6 3QE, a 2 hour leisurely walk covering 5 miles across Snilesworth Moor. ? ☕️ ? A cost of £5.00 which […]

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NYMMO Cheque Presentation to Yorkshire Air Ambulance

January 16, 2017

NYMMO have presented the Yorkshire Air Ambulance with a cheque for £9,157.81 for money which we raised in 2016 by holding a charity clay shoot, raffle and auction. We really […]

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NYMMO – The 1st Year!

December 31, 2016

WOW What a first year!! From our humble facebook beginnings at the start of the year, we’ve now upped the “ANTI” and have our very own website and also a […]

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Grouse Debate by MP’s

December 12, 2016

The afternoon of the 6th September 2016 saw the parliamentary Petitions Committee consider a petition calling for driven grouse shooting to be banned.  The petition was lodged by Mark Avery […]

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NYMMO Game Keepers Charity Tandem SkyDive – 26th March 2017

November 14, 2016

Pen it in your calendar for next year! 14 Dare Devil very brave “NYMMO” Gamekeepers are taking part in a Tandem Sky Dive on the 26th March 2017 at Skydive […]

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Ticks and Lyme Disease

September 27, 2016

Lyme disease, or Lyme borreliosis, is a bacterial infection spread to humans by infected ticks. Ticks are tiny spider-like creatures found in woodland and heath areas. They feed on the blood of […]

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NYMMO : Newsletter No. 2

September 16, 2016

An informative look at the past, present and future headline happenings of NYMMO. We hope you like what you’ve seen so far on our Facebook, Twitter and Website pages and […]

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