Indoor Event, 7pm
Great North Museum
Red Squirrel range in the UK continues to decline due the impacts of competition and disease associated with the non-native Grey Squirrel. In England, the Red Squirrels Northern England (RSNE) partnership is tackling these issues head on with an ambitious conservation programme underpinned by sound science. Nick Mason, RSNE Project Manager, will discuss first year results and highlight some of the exciting developments planned for 2013.