FILEY DAMS MAMMAL SURVEY

Sunday 21st September produced a few firsts: duos of both Field Vole and Wood Mouse in single traps, and a success rate of 91%, that’s 40 animals in 44 traps.Field Vole duo Sept 14

Sisters: Two Field Voles who spent a noisy night in one of our traps, still squeaking when they were shown the door.

Snacking on a worm: One of four Water Shrews prior to release.WS snack Sept 14 The last session of the year is over the weekend of 18th / 19th October, then the number crunching starts!