Universities and their students are attracted to collaboration with ACT-MAVES owing to our members' experience and success in surveying dormice and other key species, and the support we have from landowners for carefully managed survey work. Impact on ecology of possible developments also appears to be an angle which interests students and universities.
Student projects are supervised from their universities and also receive appropriate support from our consultant ecologist and qualified and experienced volunteers. University collaborations have included, so far:
Our Partner Universities are:
University of Brighton University of Portsmouth University of Sussex