Indoor Event, 7pm
Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle upon Tyne
Due to a decline in their population Dormice were designated as a species of conservation concern in the 1980’s and became a Biodiversity Action Plan Species and part of English Natures Species Recovery Programme. Ian White is the Dormouse Officer for Peoples Trust for Endangered Species which has been instrumental in the on-going delivery of these programmes. Ian will tell us about Dormouse ecology, their conservation in Britain and why Dormice are special.