Archive for July, 2011

EC-SQUARE – The conservation of the European red squirrel; protecting the species from competition from the introduced American grey squirrel

Monday, July 25th, 2011

Recently, a project with European funding started in Italy with the principal aim of eliminating or managing the risks posed by the introduction of the alien grey squirrel from North America, and with particular respect to conserving the native red squirrel. Full details of the project can be found on the dedicated EC-SQUARE web site.