The Mammal Society appeals for sightings of rabbits and hares For immediate release Join in the Mammal Society’s annual hunt for Easter Bunnies and Mad March Hares this Easter weekend. The Mammal Society is appealing for the … [Read more...] about The Mammal Society’s Great Easter Bunny Hunt (April 2016)
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Charismatic and yet elusive, wild mammals present the ultimate challenge for photographers. The Mammal Society’s 2016 Mammal Photographer of the Year competition showcases the very best talent from across the country. The competition included four categories: Mammals in our Landscapes, Mammals on … [Read more...] about The 2016 Mammal Photographer of the Year winners are announced (March 2016)
Last chance to contribute to the National Mammal Atlas During the annual Christmas journeys to family and friends, why not contribute to The Mammal Society’s new National Mammal Atlas? It is not unusual to see a rabbit nibbling at the well-tended grass on a roundabout, or deer grazing … [Read more...] about Stuck in a holiday traffic jam? What can you spot on your roundabout? (Dec 2015)
Embargoed until 2nd December at 23.59pm The Mammal Society is very proud to have received the John Sawyer National Biodiversity Network (NBN) Open Data Award. This acknowledges the large contribution the society makes to understanding UK mammals and managing their conservation, and making this … [Read more...] about The Mammal Society wins National Open Data Award (Nov 2015)
Embargoed until Tuesday 20th October 23.59 This magnificent animal was almost exterminated from the UK by persecution. In the early 20th Century, polecats remained mainly in mid-Wales. However, the good news is they have been staging a comeback. The National Polecat Survey is now asking … [Read more...] about Pick up a polecat – Tracking the polecat’s comeback (October 2015)