Dead Otters 2015

2015 Dead Otters – Summary.  


31 dead otters were recorded across the county.

24, 77% were recovered for autopsy and forwarded to Cardiff University.

Only two otters believed to be a non traffic collision death.

Catchment Breakdown; Exe-1, Coastal Streams-0, Tone-0, Parrett-12, Brue-12, Avon Frome-4, South Coast-1.


Comments; An average number of dead otters reported but an unusual spread with none at all on the River Tone or the Coastal Streams.