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  • January indoor meeting

    January indoor meeting

    An excellent start to 2016 last night at our indoor meeting with a talk on ‘The State of the UK’s Bats’ by the Bat Conservation Trust, and an update on... Continue reading

     
  • EchoLocation Location featured in the latest BCT ‘Bat News’

    EchoLocation Location featured in the latest BCT ‘Bat News’

    Our lottery funded project is featured in the autumn/winter issue of the Bat Conservation Trust’s ‘Bat News’.  We have a half page feature in the ‘Spotlight on Bat Groups’ page.

     
  • November indoor meeting report

    November indoor meeting report

    We had a great turn out for our last indoor meeting no doubt helped by the excellent talk by Dr Dani Linton on the Wytham Woods Bat Project in Oxfordshire.... Continue reading

     
  • Noctule bat - photo by Michael Walker

    Bats at Center Parcs

      Three members of the group were at Center Parcs today to help the rangers check the bat boxes which are installed throughout the holiday village.  There are over 250 boxes... Continue reading

     
  • Ploughman Wood bat box survey

    Ploughman Wood bat box survey

    The first check of the boxes that were installed in November 2014 took place today.  Nine members of the group spent a beautiful morning in one of Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust’s... Continue reading

     
  • Echolocation Location at the Rushcliffe Nature Conservation Forum

    Echolocation Location at the Rushcliffe Nature Conservation Forum

    Phil Carter delivers a talk about the project and how sites can be managed to help bats. After a brief introduction on the ecology of bats he discussed different habitat... Continue reading

     
  • At last! a female Nathusius’

    At last! a female Nathusius’

    The picture below shows the first female Nathusius’ caught on the BCT project in Notts . Ladies are ringed on the left and this bat was a hefty 11.8g. We... Continue reading

     
  • Notts Bat Group on TV

    Notts Bat Group on TV

    Nottinghamshire Bat group members were filmed by Notts TV at Attenborough Nature Reserve talking about two of our projects. Notts TV News – The Notts nature team leading the search... Continue reading

     
  • Nathusius’ project update

    Nathusius’ project update

    Nottinghamshire Bat Group has had some more excellent results on the BCT Nathusius’ pipistrelle project this week. We’re now up to 43 captures over the two years to date, with... Continue reading