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Hedgehogs Now a Rare Garden Sight as British Populations Continue to Decline


Animals  (tags: Hedgehogs, Rare, Britain, Survey, Decline )

Derek
- 863 days ago - theguardian.com
The spiky creature was once a common sight, with the population estimated at 30 million in the 1950s. But that has plummeted to fewer than one million today, with a third of this loss thought to have taken place in the past decade.



   

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Animae C (509)
Monday February 6, 2017, 5:03 am
"The decline is not entirely understood" ???
Errrr try human over-population as a start!!!
 

Animae C (509)
Monday February 6, 2017, 5:03 am
Soooo saddened!
 

Barb SiteIssues V (202)
Monday February 6, 2017, 8:20 am
Noted, Thank you
 

Sieglinda P (0)
Tuesday February 7, 2017, 12:55 am
Noted thanks Derek
 

Danny v (32)
Tuesday February 7, 2017, 1:25 am
Noted.
Thanks Derek for sharing.
In the Netherlands they are declining too they often are hit by cars.
 

Sylvie A (190)
Tuesday February 7, 2017, 3:36 am
Noted & reshared.
Thanks
 

Jim V (0)
Tuesday February 7, 2017, 3:43 am
thanks for sharing.
 
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