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You can help hedgehogs get through hibernation by putting food in an accessible place and providing a safe shelter for them (Photo: WTML / Amy Lewis)

You can help hedgehogs get through hibernation by putting food in an accessible place and providing a safe shelter for them (Photo: WTML / Amy Lewis)

Badgers are less active in winter and can go days without food (Photo: WTML)

Badgers are less active in winter and can go days without food (Photo: WTML)

When do hedgehogs & other animals hibernate? -Woodland Trust

When do hedgehogs & other animals hibernate? -Woodland Trust

Bats are one of just three hibernating UK mammals (Photo: FLPA / Alamy)

Bats are one of just three hibernating UK mammals (Photo: FLPA / Alamy)

Where do bees go in winter? And other wildlife to record in winter

Where do bees go in winter? And other wildlife to record in winter

Research into dormice at Fingle

Research into dormice at Fingle

What do foxes eat? And more facts about foxes

What do foxes eat? And more facts about foxes

Winter is quieter in the woods, but there is still plenty to see (Photo: WTML / Nick Spurling)

Winter is quieter in the woods, but there is still plenty to see (Photo: WTML / Nick Spurling)

The clocks have gone back, the nights are drawing in and the first frosts are already occurring, so it really feels like winter is on its way. What does this mean for our hedgehogs and other woodland wildlife?

The clocks have gone back, the nights are drawing in and the first frosts are already occurring, so it really feels like winter is on its way. What does this mean for our hedgehogs and other woodland wildlife?

Frogs, toads and newts also go into a state of torpor in winter (Photo: WTML/Bob Carter)

Frogs, toads and newts also go into a state of torpor in winter (Photo: WTML/Bob Carter)