Monthly Archives: August 2018

Three beaver road kills reported in the River Wye catchment, Wales

Written on August 6, 2018 at 9:30 am

In April, a beaver was killed on the road near the River Otter in Devon, and was probably an animal that was part of the River Otter Beaver Trial (ROBT). There have also been recent reports of beavers killed on the road in the Wye catchment Wales. One was a road casualty near the CageContinue Reading

Knapdale Beavers Reinforcement Project – recently released beavers observed pairing

Written on August 3, 2018 at 9:00 am

On 30th July, The Scotsman reported that two recently released captive-bred beavers have been filmed pairing successfully. The two beavers were released as part of a three year plan to release 26 beavers over three years to reinforce the Knapdale beaver population. Beavers were first released into Knapdale in Argyll, Scotland in 2009 as part ofContinue Reading