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Largest badger sett

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  • Who: European badger

  • What: Largest badger sett

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The European badger Meles meles spends more than half of its life underground, and builds the largest setts of any badger species. The largest sett on record was estimated to contain a tunnel network 879 m (2,883 ft) long, with 50 underground chambers and 178 entrances.


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