Newspaper Article

Give beavers permanent residence - we'd be dam stupid not to

Citation

Willby N & Law A (2016) Give beavers permanent residence - we'd be dam stupid not to. The Conversation. 24.02.2016.

Abstract
First paragraph: Beavers have recently made a tentative return to Britain. Scotland has led the way, with an official trial population in Knapdale, a remote area of lochs and forest in the west of the country; and another in Tayside to the east, suspected to come from private-collection escapees and unlicensed releases. Further south, a small feral population in Devon in south-west England is currently being tolerated by officialdom and admired locally, while there are also plans for a trial in mid-Wales.

Keywords
Agriculture; Conservation; Farming; Lynx; Flooding; Beaver; Bison

Notes
https://theconversation.com/give-beavers-permanent-residence-wed-be-dam-stupid-not-to-55256

StatusPublished
FundersScottish Natural Heritage and Natural Environment Research Council
Publication date24/02/2016
Publication date online24/02/2016
URLhttp://hdl.handle.net/1893/29728
PublisherThe Conversation Trust
Place of publicationLondon