Back Issues of the Bat Group Bulletin

Please see below for a rolling 12-months worth of Bat Group Bulletins (in PDF format) so that bat group members can easily access the latest edition as well as older editions.

The Bulletins are also sent to bat group contacts for onward dissemination to bat group members.

For any questions about the Bat Group Bulletins please contact Lisa Worledge.

Contents of No. 162: 18 January 2019

  1. Two Vacancies at BCT (inc. Bat Groups Officer)
  2. BCT supports calls for an end to culls of the Mauritius Fruit Bat
  3. Reminder About National Bat Conference 2019 Call for Abstracts
  4. BCT Conservation and Technology Conference
  5. North of England Bat Conference – Venue Confirmed
  6. Wildlife Assessment Check Launched
  7. Curiosity Funding for Science Engagement Projects
  8. Wildlife Acoustics Product Grant Scheme
  9. Strategic Planning for Landscape Scale Conservation Symposium – Presentations Now Available
  10. BCT Statement on TLX Batsafe Breathable Roofing Membrane
  11. Defra Biodiversity Net Gain consultation
  12. Planning Reform Consultation
  13. Bats and Lighting Symposium – Save the Date
  14. Upcoming BCT Training Courses
  15. Bat Research Papers, Reports & Other Batty Media
  16. Key Dates for Your Diary

Contents of No. 161: 17 December 2018

  1. National Bat Conference 2019 Call for Abstracts
  2. South West England Bat Conference 2019 – Bookings Open
  3. Bat Guano Request
  4. CJS Focus on Volunteering
  5. Green Stories Competition
  6. Bat Research Papers, Reports & Other Batty Media
  7. Key Dates for Your Diary

Contents of No. 160: 30 November 2018

  1. Northern Bats Articles Request
  2. British Wildlife Photography Award 2018 Winner
  3. Moths in Bat Roosts & Request for Help
  4. Batty PhD Opportunities
  5. Support BCT with your Christmas Shopping
  6. BCT Batty T-Shirts, Tops & Tote Bags
  7. Forestry Petition
  8. National Planning Policy Framework Review
  9. Bat Research Papers, Reports & Other Batty Media
  10. Key Dates for Your Diary

Contents of No. 159: 31 October 2018

  1. EBLV1 Positive Bat from Dorset [NB: important information on bats and rabies was provided in the Special Edition Bats & Rabies Bulletin of 15 October 2018]
  2. South East England Bat Conference – Bookings Close Soon!
  3. Scottish Bat Workers Day – Bookings Close Soon!
  4. Winners of Pete Guest Award 2018
  5. New Bat Conservation Trust Website
  6. Request for Donations of Bat Detectors
  7. Kate Barlow Award 2019
  8. Bat Themed Tops & Bags
  9. Bat Research Papers, Reports & Other Batty Media
  10. Key Dates for Your Diary

Contents of No. 158: 01 August 2018

  1. Are You Working On Bats & Military Structures?
  2. International Bat Night 2018
  3. New Wildlife Crime Policing Strategy
  4. CIEEM Survey on Brexit
  5. People's Walk for Wildlife
  6. Booking Now Open for the Strategic Planning for Landscape-Scale Conservation Symposium
  7. Charity Law Updates Relevant for All Charities in England & Wales
  8. Whitley Awards for Nature 2019
  9. Bat Research Papers, Reports & Other Batty Media
  10. Key Dates for Your Diary

Contents of No. 157: 21 June 2018

  1. EBLV2 Positive Bat from Cambridgeshire/Lincolnshire Border
  2. Passive Surveillance Programme Update
  3. Changes to Rabies Vaccinations
  4. Bats in Churches Partnership Project Update (England)
  5. 22nd International Bat Night
  6. National Bat Conference – Memorial Board
  7. National Bat Conference – Adverts
  8. National Bat Conference – Batty Bazaar
  9. Upcoming BCT Training Courses
  10. National Mealworm Shortage
  11. Tree Charter Petition
  12. Bat Research Papers, Reports & Other Batty Media
  13. Key Dates for Your Diary

Contents of No. 156: 17 May 2018

  1. National Bat Helpline Staff Changes and Vacancies
  2. Malawi Research Crowdsourcing Appeal
  3. Vincent Weir Award Open for Nominations
  4. Volunteers for Gardeners’ World Live
  5. Wing Venation of Pipistrelle Species
  6. Conviction of Roost Destruction in Worcestershire
  7. Audimoths & SD Cards
  8. Bat Research Papers & Reports
  9. Key Dates for Your Diary

Contents of No. 155: 20 April 2018

  1. National Bat Helpline Hours of Service
  2. Spring into Action Day (Scotland)
  3. National Bat Conference 2018 – Booking Now Open!
  4. NBMP Survey Sites Up for Grabs
  5. NBMP Workshops Announced
  6. Kate Barlow Award Winner 2018
  7. 3rd European Bat House Symposium Announced
  8. Forthcoming BCT Courses
  9. Bat Research Papers & Reports
  10. Key Dates for Your Diary

Contents of No. 154: 16 March 2018

  1. Mitigation Case Studies Needed in England for 2018
  2. Dead Bats for BCT’s Teaching Collection
  3. Midlands Bat Conference – Bookings Now Open
  4. Forthcoming BCT Courses
  5. Bat Research Papers & Reports
  6. Key Dates for Your Diary

Contents of No. 153: 27 February 2018

  1. Vacancies at BCT
  2. Bat Crime Prosecution
  3. A Hair Cut to Benefit Bats
  4. New Bat Conservation Trust Website
  5. The Big Bat Map
  6. Bat Social Calls Conference - Bookings Open
  7. Strategic Planning for Landscape-Scale Conservation Symposium 2018 – Call for Presentations
  8. Bat Research Papers & Reports
  9. Key Dates for Your Diary