Category: YDNP

Initial success for dormice! 1

Initial success for dormice!

The Dormice reintroduction, in the Yorkshire Dales National Park, this summer, is looking good. The following is a press release from the National Park: Dormice released into the Yorkshire Dales National Park in June...

Hazel dormice decline 1

Hazel dormice decline

The following press release outlines the extent of the Hazel dormouse decline since the millennium: Britain’s population of hazel dormice has fallen by a third since 2000 – a rate of decline equivalent to...

Hazel dormouse reintroduction 0

Hazel dormouse reintroduction

In neighbouring Wensleydale, there was a reintroduction of hazel dormice today, in coppiced woodland, near Aysgarth. The corresponding press release is as follows: Wildlife charity People’s Trust for Endangered Species (PTES) and the Yorkshire Dales...