Native wildlife

Harvest mouse stands on hind legs on wooden hut

Session Outline

During this talk, we will discuss Woburn Safari Park’s contributions to conserving British wildlife.

This includes our success with breeding the near-threatened harvest mice which is on the red list for Britain’s mammals.


  • To be able to understand the importance of conserving native species and their habitats.
  • To be able to identify a range of conservation methods.

Curriculum Links

Level 2 and Level 3 BTEC (KS5)

  • Wildlife ecology and conservation management
  • British wildlife species, habitats and rehabilitation
  • Conservation and improvement of British habitats