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  • Sat
    17
    Oct
    2015
    Ploughman Wood

    This will be the first survey of a new bat box scheme which was installed last winter.

    This event is for members only

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  • Mon
    02
    Nov
    2015
    7:30 pmMain Street Methodist Church Hall, Carlton

    This meeting we will be welcoming Dr Dani Linton who will be speaking to us about a long running bat research project.

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    WYTHAM BAT …

  • Mon
    04
    Jan
    2016
    7:30 pmThe White Post pub, Farnsfield

    We are starting the year with a new venue which will hopefully become our new home.  The White Post pub has great road links from …

  • Wed
    13
    Jan
    2016
    7.30 -9.30pmTBC

    our regular indoor meeting

  • Sat
    16
    Jan
    2016
    9:30 amRushcliffe Country Park

    We survey the purpose made bat hibernacula every January and February as part of the National Bat Monitoring Scheme.  This visit i …

  • Sat
    23
    Jan
    2016
    9.30am - 4pmTBC

    Members only and places limited to 12. We have been given permission to survey some mature trees for bat roosts and install a doze …

  • Sat
    06
    Feb
    2016
    9:00 amCresswell Crags

    An early start to enable us to survey the public caves before the paying public arrive. Spaces are limited to 12 and for members o …

  • Sat
    13
    Feb
    2016
    Sun
    20
    Mar
    2016
    9:30 amTBC
    Chris Turner will be leading some training on assessing and inspecting trees for bats - from the ground and using endoscopes - in …
  • Mon
    07
    Mar
    2016
    7.30 - 9.30pmWhite Post Inn, Farnsfield

    After a brief AGM we will look at various bat related issues and topics.  More details will be posted nearer the time.

  • Sat
    12
    Mar
    2016
    TBCYarnfield Park, Staffordshire

    This is a biannual event organised by The Bat Conservation Trust.   It will be a full day of talks and workshops about many aspect …

  • Sun
    17
    Jul
    2016
    8:00 pmIdle Valley Nature Reserve, Retford

    We are helping at The Idle Valley 'Spot it, ID it' event by running a basic bat detector workshop.  It's aimed at beginners to the …

  • Sat
    23
    Jul
    2016
    8:00 pmClumber Park

    We are running a bat walk for the National Trust.  There will be an indoor talk about bats before we venture out into the park to …

  • Fri
    29
    Jul
    2016
    Sat
    13
    Aug
    2016
    TBCTBC

    Please see the projects page and contact the bat group for further information.

  • Thu
    25
    Aug
    2016
    8.00pm - 10.00pmSkylarks Nature Reserve, Holme Pierrepont

    We will be attending the Skylarks Nature Reserve Festival on Tuesday 25th August for 2.00pm - 8.00pm so come an say hello!  Please …

  • Fri
    26
    Aug
    2016
    Sat
    27
    Aug
    2016
    TBCTBC

    We are part of the National BCT Nathusius' project and trap at various sites in the county.  Please see the Nathusius' project pag …

  • Sat
    27
    Aug
    2016
    8:15 pmColwick Park

    The Nottinghamshire Bat Group will be running a bat walk at Colwick Park on Saturday 27th August at 8.15pm. We should be installin …

  • Sat
    03
    Sep
    2016
    TBCTBC

    We are part of the National BCT Nathusius' project and trap at various sites in the county.  Please see the Nathusius' project pag …

  • Tue
    13
    Sep
    2016
    7.30 -10.00pmBesthorpe Nature Reserve

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    September is the best month to look for bats with a detector.  Several reasons but the main one is its dark earlier!

    Instead of …

  • Sat
    17
    Sep
    2016
    TBCTBC

    We are part of the National BCT Nathusius' project and trap at various sites in the county.  Please see the Nathusius' project pag …

  • Sat
    24
    Sep
    2016
    TBCTBC

    We are part of the National BCT Nathusius' project and trap at various sites in the county.  Please see the Nathusius' project pag …

  • Sat
    01
    Oct
    2016
    TBCTBC

    We are part of the National BCT Nathusius' project and trap at various sites in the county.  Please see the Nathusius' project pag …

  • Sat
    08
    Oct
    2016
    TBCTBC

    We are part of the National BCT Nathusius' project and trap at various sites in the county.  Please see the Nathusius' project pag …

  • Mon
    07
    Nov
    2016
    7.30 -9.30pmWhite Post Pub, Farnsfield, Notts, NG22 8HN

    Our regular indoor meeting.

    There will be reports on our activities this summer include an update on the Echolocation Location, Na …

  • Mon
    09
    Jan
    2017
    7:00 amThe Canalhouse, Canal Street Nottingham

    Join us for an informal get together from 7.00pm onwards at the Canalhouse in Nottingham City Centre.  Lots of on street parking ( …

  • Sat
    04
    Mar
    2017
    1.00pm - 4.00pmNottinghamshire Wildlife Trust

    A session for all of our bat carers and for people who are interested in becoming involved.  There will be time to discuss any iss …

  • Sun
    02
    Apr
    2017
    TBC probably 2pmEpperstone Village Hall

    FULLY BOOKED

    An afternoon of presentations, training and practicals to include the following:

    A brief intro to the bat group and w …

  • Fri
    07
    Apr
    2017
    Sun
    09
    Apr
    2017
    TBCTBC

    Weekend of 7/8/9th April - Following on from the excellent recent Social Calls Workshop hosted by Neil Middleton of BatAbility (ht …

  • Sat
    15
    Apr
    2017
    10am - 1pmClumber Park

    For the last year Ben McLean, a member of the bat group, has been surveying some of the trees at Clumber Park and had a good deal …

  • Mon
    17
    Apr
    2017
    10:00 amClumber Park

    We will be checking some of the boxes at Clumber Park. We usually find nocturne,  Leisler's and soprano pipistrelle

    Please book us …

  • Sat
    22
    Apr
    2017
    9:00 amCenter Parcs, Edwinstowe

    FULLY BOOKED

    We check the boxes every year here and usually fine lots of bats including noctule and Leisler's.  We are usually out …

  • Fri
    28
    Apr
    2017
    8:00 pmHolme Pierrepont and Skylarks Nature Reserve

    POSTPONED

    Our annual event to wake our ears up to hearing bats on a detector. The Holme Pierrepont and Skylarks Nature Reserve are …

  • Sun
    30
    Apr
    2017
    TBCCreswell Crags

    FULLY BOOKED

    early season swarming survey, with a focus on barbastelle bats for the Nottinghamshire Barbastelle Project (http://no …

  • Sat
    06
    May
    2017
    TBCTBC

    Sat 6th May (with Fri 7th as a 'weather back-up') - Trapping / netting on the NNPP or the Nottinghamshire Barbastelle Project - si …

  • Sat
    13
    May
    2017
    TBCTBC

    A harp trapping survey as part of the BCT National Nathusius' Pipistrelle Project (see here for project details)

    Spaces are very l …

  • Mon
    15
    May
    2017
    6.30pm - 10.00pmAttenborough Nature Reserve

    FULLY BOOKED

    This is a free course funded by our Echolocation Location Heritage Lottery funded project

    This introductory bat dete …

  • Fri
    19
    May
    2017
    7.30pm - 10.30pmCollingham Youth and Community Centre and RSPB Langford Lowfields

    An introduction to the heterodyne bat detector.

    This free course which is funded by our Heritage Lottery 'Echolocation Location' p …

  • Sat
    20
    May
    2017
    TBCTBC

    A harp trapping survey as part of the BCT National Nathusius' Pipistrelle Project (see here for project details)

    Spaces are very l …

  • Sun
    21
    May
    2017
    2.00pm - 5.00pmClumber Park

    CANCELLED will be rearranged for a future data

    We will be checking the newest scheme of Kent bat boxes.

     

     

  • Thu
    25
    May
    2017
    Sun
    28
    May
    2017
    TBCTBC

    Barbastelle bat radio-tracking. Ideally, this will be undertaken to target this species at a private estate. However, this will be …

  • Fri
    26
    May
    2017
    9:00 pmAttenborough Nature Reserve

    We complete three transects of the reserve twice a year in spring and late summer.  Attenborough is one of the best sites in the c …

  • Sun
    11
    Jun
    2017
    7.00pm - 11.00pmGoadby Marwood, Leicestershire

    FULLY BOOKED

    This training will be delivered by Barry Collins who has many years of professional church survey experience.

    Please …

  • Sat
    22
    Jul
    2017
    overnightRutland Water

    Overnight trapping to target female Nathusius’ pipistrelle. Any (up to 2) healthy female Nathusius’ pipistrelle caught would then …

  • Thu
    03
    Aug
    2017
    Sun
    06
    Aug
    2017
    TBCTBC

    A trapping session as part of our barbastelle project or the National Nathusius' Project.

    Location to be confirmed but likely site …

  • Sat
    12
    Aug
    2017
    TBCCreswell Crags

    A trapping session as part of our barbastelle project or the National Nathusius' Project.

    Please note that you must be a paid-up m …

  • Fri
    18
    Aug
    2017
    TBCTBC

    A trapping session as part of our barbastelle project or the National Nathusius' Project.

    Please note that you must be a paid-up m …

  • Sat
    19
    Aug
    2017
    TBCTBC

    A trapping session as part of our barbastelle project or the National Nathusius' Project.

    Please note that you must be a paid-up m …

  • Sat
    26
    Aug
    2017
    TBCTBC

    A trapping session as part of our barbastelle project or the National Nathusius' Project.

    Please note that you must be a paid-up m …

  • Fri
    08
    Sep
    2017
    TBCTBC

    A trapping session as part of our barbastelle project or the National Nathusius' Project.

    Please note that you must be a paid-up m …

  • Wed
    13
    Sep
    2017
    TBCColwick Park

    A trapping session as part of our barbastelle project or the National Nathusius' Project.

    Please note that you must be a paid-up m …

  • Sat
    16
    Sep
    2017
    TBCTBC

    A trapping session as part of our barbastelle project or the National Nathusius' Project.

    Please note that you must be a paid-up m …

  • Sat
    23
    Sep
    2017
    TBCTBC

    A trapping session as part of our barbastelle project or the National Nathusius' Project.

    Please note that you must be a paid-up m …

  • Sat
    30
    Sep
    2017
    TBCTBC

    A trapping session as part of our barbastelle project or the National Nathusius' Project.

    Please note that you must be a paid-up m …

  • Sat
    07
    Oct
    2017
    TBCTBC

    A trapping session as part of our barbastelle project or the National Nathusius' Project.

    Please note that you must be a paid-up m …

  • Sat
    14
    Oct
    2017
    TBCTBC

    A trapping session as part of our barbastelle project or the National Nathusius' Project.

    Please note that you must be a paid-up m …