The otter is fully protected under the Conservation (Natural Habitats & c.) (Amendment) Regulations 2007 and the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981, as amended.
This species is a secretive animal that is generally confined to watercourses, wetlands and coastal areas. It can have territories extending up to 20km and will use a variety of habitats for the establishment of holts (breeding sites) and resting areas. The distribution of otters is currently thought to be expanding throughout the UK.
Ecosulis employs otter specialists and offers services including: