Events Calendar

Dorset Mammal Group Events

Unless otherwise specified, please email for further details and to book a place on any of our events.

Dorset Hedgehog Conference 18th Sept 2021

We have developed a successful approach to hedgehog conservation which we will be sharing at The Dorset Hedgehog Conference, 9.00am to 4.30pm on Sat Sept 18th 2021 at the Dorford Centre, Dorchester Baptist Church, Bridport Road, Dorchester, DT1 1RR. Speakers include:

  • Dr Nigel Reeve – a leading ecologist and nationally recognised leading authority on hedgehogs.
  • Hugh Warwick – an ecologist, writer and lively speaker with a particular interest in hedgehogs.
  • Colin Varndell – wildlife photographer and creator of the visual presentation ‘The Hedgehog Predicament’.
  • The DMG Hedgehog lead, hedgehog rescuers and the Dorset Council Natural Environment Team.

Tickets are £25 and available from Eventbrite. For more information contact

Conference poster. Conference information.

DMG Otter and Water Vole Autumn Survey 2021

This will be taking place on Sat 16th Oct and Sun 17th Oct 2021. Please register interest by email at Click here for the poster.

Otter in water

Events run by our sponsors – Colin Varndell Natural History Photography

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Events in the Wider Mammal Community

The events listed under this section are not organised by DMG but are advertised because we think our members may find them interesting.