Tagged: mating

Understanding Spiders

When it comes to attracting a mate it can sometimes seem like an uphill struggle for a lot of species. And for a lot of ecologist it can rapidly become a life time’s...

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How did the toad cross the road?

Unsuccessfully is usually the answer to that question. Thousands of toads and frogs are killed on roads each year as they migrate back to their breeding grounds. This often leads to road closures...

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Hares raring to go as the mating season begins

  The European hare, Lepus europaeus, is a well known sight across the open fields of the UK. With the mating season just beginning and running from January all the way until August...

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