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      Bat Surveys: An Introduction to Bats and Tree Surveys in Sheffield

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      March 26, 2019

      Tuesday   9:30 AM

      37 Stafford Road
      Sheffield, South Yorkshire S12 4LL

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      Bat Surveys: An Introduction to Bats and Tree Surveys

      This one day course is aimed at people entering or working in the ecology sector who want to get an introduction to bat surveying before the start of the survey season. The course covers: - An introduction to the biology and ecology of bats - An introduction to the identification of British bats - An introduction to bat legislation - How to plan and conduct ground based tree assessments, identifying potential for bat roosts - An introduction to aerial survey techniques with a demonstration of tree climbing and use of endoscopes - An introduction to nocturnal activity surveys - Indoor demonstration of a harp trap and practice using bat detectors (with an acoustic lure) The course is scheduled to finish at 17:00 but this is an estimated finish time. The course costs £72.50 per person, with discounts for students, SRWT members and SRWT staff and volunteers. Individual bookings should be made using Eventbrite; corporate bookings (requiring a Purchase Order) can be taken by emailing

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