UK invasive species


Reeve's muntjac

  • Tens of thousands of road traffic accidents are caused each year in the United Kingdom by Reeve’s muntjac.
  • In the United Kingdom, Reeve’s muntjac is known to reduce local biodiversity by preventing the growth of trees, shrubs and ground layers. It also grazes on crop plants, causing economic loss.
  • Native populations of roe deer vacate areas where Reeve’s muntjac is present.