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Holes in river bank

Observed: 2nd July 2011 By: tomdadomtomdadom’s reputation in Mammals
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OldBawley's picture


I think the holes are made by the muskrat

Marina's picture

What size were the holes?

There are a number of animals that excavate into river banks.

the naturalist man's picture


Muskrat were eradicated from Britain in 1935 and as far as I'm aware have not been re-introduced.

Using the dead leaves on the ground as a scale this hole looks relatively big, also being close to the water I think it is safe to say this is a rat hole.

Graham Banwell

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