Could we reintroduce Britain’s rarest carnivore to the woodlands of England and Wales?

This year the wildcat was declared functionally extinct in Scotland due to hybridisation, and drastic steps are needed to secure its future in Britain.

Peter Cooper from the Derek Gow Consultancy will explore whether it’s time to investigate restoration in its former range south of the Scottish border, and how such a process could be achieved.

Date(s) - 17/08/2019
2:30 pm - 2:50 pm

Merlin Lecture Theatre