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This predator is an unlikely ally for declining red squirrels

Every species, every animal, has an interesting story and an important role in the habitat in which they live. The pine marten has its own amazing story, and the comeback of this predator in its natural ecosystem is actually having a positive impact on its prey, the red squirrel. Find out how a predator's return is also bringing back its prey species from a dramatic decline.