Interesting article by Lynne Allbutt. I’m thrilled they’re there and want everyone to learn about them and learn to keep their dogs and themselves under control so they don’t get hurt. It’s wonderful to have the animals back and living wild in our woods again … we need more 🙂
To take a snowy woodland walk in the depths of winter is to enter an almost strange new world – the landscape is starkly monochrome and all sounds are muted. For residents of Sussex, Dorset, Gloucestershire and parts of Scotland, the alien nature of this world has recently become even more pronounced – and tinged with just a hint of risk too . . .
After at least 500 years’ absence, one of Europe’s largest – and potentially most dangerous – mammals has made a dramatic return.