A five-year study by the River Otter Beaver Trial in Devon has demonstrated that beavers bring numerous quantifiable benefits to both wildlife and people.
The Forestry Commission has published new guidance on managing woodlands in England in the light of the Climate Emergency. The guidance aims to provide practical advice to landowners on ways they can better manage their woodland to combat the effects of climate change.
The guidance can be accessed here.
Essex Wildlife Trust are looking for volunteers to help with the 2019-2020 annual Essex Otter survey.
A recent report by the People's Trust for Endangered Species has highlighted the threats facing our native dormouse population. National standardised monitoring has shown that numbers of these endearing and charismatic species have halved in under 20 years, bringing the species under threat of extinction.