Bat Conservation

35,778 bats recorded during 2016 Nietoperek bat census!

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On Saturday 09 January 2016 an international team of 67 bat workers from Poland, Great Britain, Netherlands, Germany, Belgium, Sweden and Malta gathered in the system of underground tunnels, corridors and rooms of the Miedzyrzecki Fortified Front (MFF) near Lubuskie

The use of Netlon® mesh to reduce the risk of exposed Breathable Roofing Membranes (BRM) to roosting bats.

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The interaction between bats and Breathable Roofing Membranes (BRM) is becoming increasingly brought to the forefront of bat conservation; particularly as sustainable solutions to building maintenance and functionality are being sought and applied. A number of recent publications have highlighted

Is the use of tree climbing to identify bat roosts in trees the way forward?

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In this article, bat consultant Tim Buckland, from Babec Ecological Consultants, explores how tree climbing can be used alongside traditional survey techniques to identify the presence or likely absence of bat roosts in trees with greater confidence and efficiency. Identifying bat