Threats to bats from 'Urban Exploring' trend

Threats to bats from 'Urban Exploring' trend

7th May 2021

The Bat Conservation Trust is aware that a rising trend known as ‘urban exploring’ in abandoned buildings and underground hideaways is illegally impacting on bats.

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Bats and discoveries of new viruses

Bats and discoveries of new viruses

25th April 2021

The discovery of new viruses is happening at an ever-increasing rate, it is important to know that very few animal viruses cause ill health in humans.

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Earned Recognition Project: Consultation reports and opportunity to register interest in becoming an Earned Recognition Assessor

Earned Recognition Project: Consultation reports and opportunity to register interest in becoming an Earned Recognition Assessor

30th March 2021

Earned Recognition Project: Consultation reports and opportunity to register interest in becoming an Earned Recognition Assessor

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Increasing reports of concerns around HS2

Increasing reports of concerns around HS2

25th March 2021

We have recently been contacted by many members of the public with concerns relating to the HS2 project.

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Bat Conservation Trust joins the Diverse Sustainability Initiative

Bat Conservation Trust joins the Diverse Sustainability Initiative

19th March 2021

Bat Conservation Trust is making a public commitment to improve diversity by making a positive difference to bring about change

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We need nature’s recovery in law!

We need nature’s recovery in law!

1st March 2021

BCT is joining forces with many other organisations to make our voices heard and we are asking you to please help

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Drivers of bat declines

Drivers of bat declines

26th February 2021

What are the main reasons for bat population losses and recent recoveries? New research says we still don’t know enough to answer these important questions, but a range of major threats has been flagged. The evidence review calls for more efforts to understand bat population losses and what works in helping populations to recover.

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