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October 2015 Survey


Our October survey in Cheshire went very well. We found six dormice which is the best autumn count we’ve had since 2012. Three were adults and three appeared to be juveniles, so they are still breeding. 42 more words

How was 2014 for dormice in Surrey?

This article is adapted from one that I wrote for the spring/summer issue of the Surrey Dormouse Group (SDG) newsletter, and is reproduced here with their kind permission. 567 more words

Weeks 18 & 19: Rain-dodging and a Dormouse Surprise!

So the last two weeks – I’ll be honest – have been a bit tough mentally, as the nights have drawn in and it’s been feeling like the end of the day at just 2 o’clock in the afternoon everything seems to have become sluggish and tiring. 856 more words

Dorset Wildlife Trust

Sumo dormouse

I was buzzing all weekend thanks to a remarkable dormouse box check on Saturday. Firstly, we found five dormice – as many as we’ve seen in total for the rest of the year. 347 more words


Knock on Wood

Your humble author once wrote a funny little screenplay called ENTROPY. Topics were disease, greed, love, death and the wealth of the pharmaceutical industry. When our good old friend Martin Shkreli – a.k.a. 43 more words


Week 13: Brushcutter Training & a Mushroom Boom!

It’s back to being a busy week this week and it all kicked off with a trip to Devon with staff from the Mid-Dorset team, where we joined the… 693 more words

Dorset Wildlife Trust

Dormice! Bouncy baby dormice!

Please excuse the excessive exclamation marks in the title of this post. I am just rather excited about the dormouse box check at my site this month. 506 more words