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DEVON'S NOCTURNAL WONDER

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.

Watch bats – live in the roost!

See what’s happening in a South Devon maternity roost – try and spot the young pups. Active between June and September.

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The Devon Greater Horseshoe Bat Project

Bat Facts

Explore our bat fact cave & find out why it’s a species worth saving. Discover how they navigate in the dark, what they like to eat & why a dung beetle is one of their favourite snacks

What We Did

This project aimed to educate people about bats & why they’re so important to our ecosystem.

Get Involved

Find out more about how you can make a difference to your local environment in these various areas by contacting these local organisations & community groups.

Bat Videos

LIVE FOOTAGE FROM A SOUTH DEVON MATERNITY ROOST

RECORDED FOOTAGE FROM JULY 2015

Archive News


Bat Chat Podcast

Listen to Helen Parr from the Bat Project talking bats on this podcast from Bat Conservation Trust https://www.buzzsprout.com/680561/6738445 Check out the trailers below for a sneak preview! http://devonbatproject.org/dghbp-trailer-for-bct-podcast-1/ http://devonbatproject.org/dghbp-trailer-for-bct-podcast-2/

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Bat Team update – Covid 19

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…

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Devon Seven Appeal

With just seven months until funding ends, we need to raise money to cover habitat management and community work for greater horseshoes this year.

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Hear our very own Helen Parr talking about the bat project in this newly released podcast from Bat Conservation Trust, recorded on location in Devon! buff.ly/3a53Cg1 @DevonWildlife @SouthDevonAONB pic.twitter.com/BM54hWdcDl

About a month ago from Devon Bat Project's Twitter via Buffer