For red and grey squirrels seen in Wales please report your sightings to the red squirrel group nearest to where you saw the squirrel.
The map shows the locations of the Welsh groups – click on the coloured area to find the name of the group, their website address and email contact details.
For red and grey squirrels seen in Northern Ireland, only one red squirrel group is shown on the map below. For the other red squirrel groups in Northern Ireland, follow this link>>
You can report via the group’s website, or if you prefer to send an email, there’s information below the map about the details to include with your sighting report. Your contact details are required for verification purposes.
Details to include in your emailed sighting report – you can copy and paste this list into your email as a guide:
Date of sighting:
Red or grey?:
Number of squirrels seen:
Where you saw the squirrel – for example, nearest town/village, then name of wood or road:
Grid reference of sighting – either 6 or 10 figure – follow this link for help>>:
Postcode – if the sighting is at a property:
Please add any further helpful information you can, such as whether the squirrel looked healthy, how long you watched it for and so on.