The secrets to creating a hedgehog’s perfect home | The Ecologist

Brendan Montague | The Ecologist | 02/08/2018

New guidance on building hedgehogs the perfect home has been published by the British Hedgehog Preservation Society (BHPS) and People’s Trust for Endangered Species (PTES), based on last year’s Hedgehog Housing Census. MARIANNE BROOKER reports

School’s out for the summer! What better way to spend a sunny afternoon than by creating your own hedgehog house to help the nation’s favourite mammal from further decline, especially during the current heatwave.

The Hedgehog Street team – run by BHPS and PTES – is urging people to help hedgehogs by providing a safe haven that’s cool, cosy and comfortable during this unusual summer weather.