As darkness falls, Devon’s large night-time predator sets out to feed. Dozens and even hundreds leave their roosts following hedges, through the fields, looking for prey. But they need your help…
See what’s happening in a South Devon maternity roost – try and spot the young pups
Join us for a bat walk, talk or community event to find out more about bats.
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The Devon Greater Horseshoe Bat Project
Explore our bat fact cave and find out why it’s a species worth saving. Discover how they navigate in the dark, what they like to eat and why a dung beetle is one of their favourite snacks
What We Do
This project aims to educate people about bats and why they’re so important to our ecosystem. Find out how we’re reaching out to Devon to help protect these magnificent creatures
LIVE FOOTAGE FROM A SOUTH DEVON MATERNITY ROOST – THE BATS WILL BE BACK IN THE SPRING!
RECORDED FOOTAGE FROM JULY 2015
Featured Stories & News
Bat Team update – Covid 19 In accordance with Government advice and to safeguard staff, volunteers, visitors and the general public, Devon Wildlife Trust has had to make some changes to help prevent the spread of Covid-19. This means that some staff, including the Bat Project Team, have been furloughed at the present time. Devon…