...it's always reassuring to see a vole. They can get swept away and drowned when water levels rise very quickly. Aside from rats, that's their main problem at White Lion Meadow. . Chiara, if you're reading this, hello! And huge thanks.
This blog charts the fortunes of water voles in and around the Whitchurch area, North Shropshire. Water voles are one of the UK's most threatened mammals, extinct in many counties, and so it's vital they receive as much monitoring and protection as there is going. Here in Whitchurch we're lucky enough to have them right in the middle of town - how cool is that?