Spring into Action Day

Spring into Action Day

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Next Date: Spring 2020

This is a day for anyone interested in bat conservation. It offers attendees an opportunity to learn new practical skills, improve on their existing ones and to meet other bat enthusiasts.

A wide range of workshops are offered, to suit beginners to bat work and those with more experience.

Previous Spring into Action Day

The last Spring into Action Day took place on Saturday 19 May 2018 at the Scottish Natural Heritage conference centre, Battleby.

There were nine workshops on offer and delegates had time to attend three.

The workshops were:

  • An Introduction to the National Bat Monitoring Programme
  • Bat Identification
  • Build a Kent bat box
  • Training for a bat survey licence
  • Planning and managing bat projects
  • How to set up a Songmeter SM2+ detector
  • Best Practice for surveying bridges and viaducts
  • Introduction to Anabat Insight
  • What to do with your biological records