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Bats in Scotland

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In Scotland

1 February 2018
Find out about bat events near you. If you enjoy looking for bats or have bats in your house  you might like to take part in a bat survey to help monitor Scotland's bat populations.   There are 17 types of bat which breed in the UK and  ten of these occur in Scotland. The number…

Local Bat Groups

1 February 2018
There are more than 80 bat groups in the UK. They are made up of many dedicated volunteers and are the mainstay of bat conservation across the country, undertaking vital front-line conservation work. The groups vary greatly in size, the way they operate and the activities they undertake - some groups…

Perth City Bat Project

2 March 2010
The Perth City Bat Project (PCBP) was a partnership project that took place over the summer of 2009 between Perth and Kinross Council Ranger Service, the Bat Conservation Trust and Perth Bat Group.  The project was supported by the SITA Local Biodiversity Grants scheme and Awards for All. The…


Hill of Tarvit Bat Watch, Scotland

Join NTS Nature Conservation Adviser, Lindsay Mackinlay, for a bat watch at one of the Trust’s biggest bat roosts at the Laundry House at Hill of Tarvit. You will also have the opportunity to use bat detectors so you can listen to their calls and feeding.

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