Together we help protect the ground squirrel


Sousliks for the landscape, landscape for sousliks (PDF) (Czech)

This brochure describes the basic biology and ecology of European ground squirrels. It includes information on how to recognise them, the current state of their populations and the current legislative status. It also describes the species management techniques currently in place to strengthen the existing ground squirrel populations.

The ground squirrel - an umbrella species for an agricultural landscape with high biodiversity (PDF) (Czech)

This article was published in the February 2020 edition of Ochrana přírody. It discusses the results of a recent survey of ground squirrels, plants and invertebrates on the slopes of Velké Pavlovice.