This one-day course is designed for those new to bat work. You will be given a comprehensive foundation to bat biology, ecology and conservation.

This one-day course is designed for those new to bat work. You will be given a comprehensive foundation to bat biology, ecology and conservation.

Course content includes:

  • Bat taxonomy
  • UK species, range and distribution
  • Bat species identification
  • Bat physiology including adaptations to flight, echolocation, energetics
  • Life histories including life-cycle, mating strategies, pup development, roost composition and requirements, social behaviour
  • Feeding behaviour
  • Bat conservation and threats

Prior knowledge: None

Start Date/Time Wednesday 21st July 2021 at 9:30am
End Date/Time Wednesday 21st July 2021 at 5:00pm
Location

Juniper Hall

Juniper Hall Field Centre Old London Road Mickleham

Surrey

RH5 6DA

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Cost £165
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Region

SE England

Organiser Bat Conservation Trust