Threats to Mull's wildlife

The Isle of Mull is a special place for wildlife and one of the best places in the UK to see many species of fungi, lichen, bird and marine mammal and to spend time in the wilderness. However, there are many threats to this wildlife that can cause local extinctions, decline in wildlife populations and ecological change.

The following links provide information about some of the threats to Mull's wildlife:

  • Weeds and pests
  • Habitat destruction
  • Climate change
  • Fungal diseases
  • Collection by people

This page last updated on 15 Jun 2015