The Somerset Otter Group is a loose association of active enthusiasts, they express their appreciation of these wonderful animals by undertaking practical work which will assist in their wellbeing and in promoting awareness of their needs.

The group has recorded and studied otters for over twenty years, charting their remarkable come-back since the 1980s.

The group’s survey work is vital for monitoring the population in Somerset, records are shared with the Somerset Environmental Records Centre, (SERC)

The group regularly engages with outside researchers and works with other organisations.