Category Archives: Mammals

Bats

There are 17 species of bat in the UK, all of which are protected by law because their numbers have decreased so dramatically. BRITISH BAT SPECIES Noctule Greater horseshoe bat Common Pipistrell Leisler’s bat Pygmy Pipistrelle Brandt’s bat Brown long-eared … Continue reading

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Brown Hares

The Brown Hare (Lepus europaeus) is up against it. During the late 1800s there were about four million brown hares in Britain, but recent Surveying have show the brown hare has declined in numbers by more than 80% during the … Continue reading

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