England’s first wild beavers in 400 years allowed to stay in river

England's First Wild Beavers In 400 Years Allowed To Stay
England's First Wild Beavers In 400 Years Allowed To Stay

BEAVER DELIGHT

I am delighted at today's news that beavers have been granted permanent status in the UK.

Beavers are a keystone species. What they do to habitats has a very positive impact, benefiting biodiversity.

I am pretty sure that there are parts of the New Forest that would benefit in a similar way to Devon. I propose to discuss this with ecologists in order to see whether introduction here is a viable option.

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England’s first wild beavers in 400 years allowed to stay in river

Beavers were hunted to extinction four centuries ago in Britain, but a family were found living on the river seven years ago.

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