Conservationists warn: robotic lawnmowers endanger animals in the garden
ZEIT ONLINE | News, backgrounds and debatesBerlin (dpa) - snout shaved, skullcap smashed, legs cut off. Hedgehogs keep falling under robotic lawnmowers in German gardens. Comfortable for humans, modern technology can become a death trap for barbed animals. "We are receiving more and more such reports," says Moritz Franz-Gerstein from the German Wildlife Foundation in Hamburg. He expects hundreds of hedgehogs to be injured and killed in th...