Water Shrew tracks

Water Shrew tracks

Observation - Water Shrew tracks - UK and Ireland. Description: ice 2mm thick max, much too thick for water vole. No water vole in this area. There are tracks and a dive-hole. Bend in stream creating the largest pool for 50m, about a foot deep, water in the bend usually moving slowly. The tracks come from clumps of s

ice 2mm thick max, much too thick for water vole. No water vole in this area. There are tracks and a dive-hole. Bend in stream creating the largest pool for 50m, about a foot deep, water in the bend usually moving slowly. The tracks come from clumps of sedge on the bank with small shrew-sized runways. Also an old long disused tunnel in opposite bank showing signs of use