Live Trapping in the Stalk Zone of Tall Grasses as an Effective Way of Monitoring Harvest Mice (Micromys minutus)

This study in wetlands dominated by common reed (Phragmites australis) compared nest census with live-trapping using Longworths and a home-made alternative trap. The paper provides useful information for survey and monitoring of harvest mice.

This document is part of our Good Practice Guidance for harvest mice, produced by Simone Bullion.