Beaver fact: “Did you know the scientific name for European beavers is Castor fiber”

Beaver fact: “Did you know, a beaver’s teeth are impregnated with IRON for strength, which makes them bright orange”

Beaver fact: “Did you know that beavers are crepuscular, meaning they come out at dawn and dusk”

Beaver fact: “Did you know beavers once lived all across Britain as far back as the ice age”

Beaver fact: “Did you know beavers never stop building and maintaining dams, their wetlands are constantly changing and evolving”

Beaver fact: “Did you know, a beaver can swim underwater for 15 minutes”

Beaver fact: “Did you know a baby beaver is called a KIT”

Beaver fact: “Did you know beavers are vegetarian, they only eat plants like brambles and trees”


Media Hub

The Lodge Cast

Beaver Trust’s podcast on nature restoration, beavers, and all things climate and conservation.

An interview with Chris Jones of the Cornwall Beaver Project

“If Nature isn’t thriving then neither are we”
With thanks to Nina Constable Media

Beavers Without Borders

A short documentary

Beavers Without Borders

Teaser Trailer

Beavers, Nature's Ecosystem Engineers

An animation for educators, explaining what a beaver is and why they’re so important in our landscape

60 second plasticine beaver! with Jim Parkyn

Get some plasticine, have a go and share your videos with us

WILD WORLD: Doorstep Discoveries


Beaver story - Tales from the Dam

Read by Anita Roy