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Small Mammal Surveying

Location: The Redesdale Arms, Nr Otterburn, Rochester, Northumberland, NE19 1TA
Mice, voles, shrews, hedgehogs and squirrels. Learn more about their lives and discover ways we can survey for these small wild mammals.

Event details


18:30 to 20:30
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About the event

Note: This event takes place over 2 sessions (Tuesday 19th May, 18:00 to 20:30 AND the following morning, Wednesday 20th May 09:00 to 11:00).

We will cover species identification, ecology and survey methods. The evening will involve a classroom session as well as setting survey equipment. The following morning we will return to see what our traps have recorded overnight, release what we have caught and learn how to report our findings.

Please bring suitable outdoor clothing and footwear.

Booking is essential. This event is suitable for ages 10+. All persons under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. No dogs please.

This is a Revitalising Redesdale Landscape Partnership event, supported by The National Lottery Heritage Fund. To find out more see: or phone (0191) 284 6884.



£10 adult
£5 child

Contact us

Contact number: (0191) 284 6884
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