It seems red squirrels face even more disadvantages when faced with competition from greys. When put to the test, they're just not as good at problem-solving.
However we're sure our followers have plenty of examples of clever red squirrels ðŸ˜Š Problem-solving could be key to grey squirrels' success, study finds Research in UK shows invasive species bests native red squirrels in complex tasks… [read more]
We've been talking a lot recently about our annual squirrel survey. But what actually happens? Find out in our latest blog.
ðŸ“·Malcolm Harcus Spring into survey time Itâ€™s February and preparations are well underway for the 2018 squirrel survey. Conservation Officer Alexa Seagrave explains what the surve… [read more]
If you live in Kirkcudbright and care about your local red squirrels, come along and meet like-minded people on Thursday 22 February.
Dr. Stephanie Johnstone of Saving Scotland's Red Squirrels will be talking about the project and how the community can get involved. Kirkcudbright Red Squirrel Group information evening Saving Scotlandâ€™s Red Squirrels is starting a Kirkcudbright Group. Weâ€™re looking for people to help â€“ training is offered and you donâ… [read more]