Water vole
water vole

In our previous news item about the emergence of Water Voles at our project in Soham we promised an update on the progress of “Alix” ( the first Water Vole we spotted at the completed scheme) and others of his species.

Below is an extract from an Environment Agency field report on how this habitat is progressing;

Water vole report for successful habitat works

Extract: “This is an excellent result as the coir rolls were only installed in March 2011 and are already providing suitable habitat for the water voles.”