9th July 2020
We have received a response to our previous news piece “HS2 Phase One Construction Cause for Concern” along with a Licensing and HS2 information note.
3rd July 2020
Like many others, we listened to the Prime Minister’s statement with great anticipation. As we build back from the current crisis, it is critical that we create a green recovery in order to avert the urgent and far bigger environmental crises of our time. Investing in a green recovery will bring huge benefits to people and wildlife alike.
1st July 2020
Bat rescuers have been called out to an unusual case of 63 baby bats found in daylight and struggling in the heat wave this week.
30th June 2020
We don’t yet know whether humans can pass SARS-CoV-2 (the virus that causes COVID-19) to wild animals but wildlife researchers are being asked to take appropriate precautions until scientists understand more about transmission risks from humans to other animals [updated 22/07/20 with MAP Decision Tree].
25th June 2020
We want to make sure that whatever steps the government decided to take with the Environment Bill, it benefits people, the environment and wildlife, including of course bats. That is why we are asking you to join us in a second, virtual The Time is Now mass lobby of MPs on 30 June.
17th June 2020
BCT has recently updated our Professional Training Standards for Professional Ecologists Working with Bats.
12th June 2020
Reports we have been receiving about potential disturbance and damage to bat roosts in trees during the maternity season in Warwickshire woodlands (Kenilworth Sites) due to HS2 Phase One construction is a cause for concern for BCT
27th May 2020
An important paper on Non-Bitumen Coated Roofing Membranes methods has just been published
14th May 2020
The latest results of the National Bat Monitoring Programme (NBMP) with data up to the end of summer 2019 are now available