A review of the population and conservation status of British mammals

Mathews, F, Kubasiewicz, L M, Gurnell, J, Harrower, C, McDonald, R A and Shore, R F (2018) A review of the population and conservation status of British mammals. Technical Report. Natural England, London.

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Abstract

This report presents the first comprehensive review of the status of British mammal populations for over 20 years. The population size, range size, temporal trends and future prospects of Britain’s 58 terrestrial mammals are assessed.

The review presents the most up-to-date assessment of population size and status for the 58 terrestrial mammals in Britain. The report highlights an urgent requirement for more research to assess population densities in key habitats, and to assess the percentage of potentially suitable habitat where a given species actually occurs: at present, uncertainty levels are unacceptably high.

Item Type: Reports and working papers (Technical Report)
Additional Information: ISBN:978-1-78354-494-3
Schools and Departments: School of Life Sciences > Evolution, Behaviour and Environment
Depositing User: Fiona Mathews
Date Deposited: 11 Sep 2018 16:51
Last Modified: 23 Jul 2020 09:42
URI: http://srodev.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/78662

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