Could rewilding animals turn Britain into a modern day JURASSIC PARK? How beavers, bison and wild boar could wreak havoc if they break free – and could even become DEADLY

Could rewilding animals turn Britain into a modern day JURASSIC PARK? How beavers, bison and wild boar could wreak havoc if they break free – and could even become DEADLY

Love it or hate it, rewilding is coming to the countryside near you. Beavers have been reintroduced to the UK since 2008 in a bid to restore natural environments, with the latest colony due to be set up in the London Borough of Ealing. Likewise, wild boar have already been let loose in the Forest […]

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Beavers can help Britain fight the climate crisis – if we welcome them back

Beavers can help Britain fight the climate crisis – if we welcome them back

On Saturday 1 October, something remarkable happened. The Eurasian beaver was officially recognised as both a “native” and a “protected” species under the Conservation of Habitats and Species Regulations 2017. In England, that means it is now illegal to deliberately kill, injure, or capture the world’s second largest rodent, or disturb their dams, lodges or […]

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Back from the brink: how bison, bears and beavers returned to Europe

Back from the brink: how bison, bears and beavers returned to Europe

Top predators are making a comeback across Europe, according to a new report compiled by the Zoological Society of London, BirdLife International and the European Bird Census Council for Rewilding Europe. These are some of the top species making an “exciting” recovery: Eurasian beaver Beavers started to decline in the 17th century with the introduction […]

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