Dr. Niels Kanstrup

Dr. Niels Kanstrup is a Danish biologist and hunter and has worked in wildlife management and hunting since 1985. Niels was an employee for the Danish Hunters Association between 1985 and 2007 and has worked as a private consultant for the Danish Academy of Hunting since 2007. He is heavily involved in international nature and wildlife management issues through active participation in a number of organisations including the Federation of Associations for Hunting and Conservation of the European Union (board member), the International Council for Game and Wildlife Conservation (president of Migratory Birds Commission), the African-Eurasian Migratory Waterbirds Agreement (member of Technical Committee) and others. Niels has expertise in sustainability models and co-management, and, in particular, issues relating to non-toxic ammunition where he has been involved in studies, meetings and clinics globally, concerning its use and efficacy.