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Small Mammal Identification

Location: Feed Bristol, 181 Frenchay Park Road, Bristol, BS16 1HB
Discover the world of Britain’s small mammals on this one day introductory course. Learn about the animals which make up this enigmatic group, how to find them and hopefully meet a few on the day! Perfect for the amateur and budding ecologist. Several outdoor practicals included.

Event details


08:00am - 03:00pm
A static map of Small Mammal Identification

About the event

Course outline:

  • Gain an overview of British small mammals and their basic ecology
  • Be able to identify British small mammals by sight or by using field signs
  • Learn several techniques in order to find, survey and identify them
  • Learn how to properly handle a small mammal under expert supervision

This course is led by ecologist Matt Collis

Book your place here or through the Eventbrite link below. 




Suitable for

Adults, Beginners

Know before you go


People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Wheelchair access

Wheelchair users please contact organiser in advance


Picnic area
Baby changing facilities

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