Sleat Community Trust Environment Group

Car-based Bat Survey

Bat detector training courseBat detector training for the three car-based teams, which subsequently covered all of Sleat's roads to listen for bat calls and then record their positions.

Bat awareness was raised within the community and following the successful survey a new bat species was discovered, brown long-eared bat has been added to the much more common pipistrelle.


Skye and Lochalsh Environment Forum would like to thank the following organisations for their support:
Scottish Natural Heritage
The European Agriculture fund for Rural Development. Europe investing in rural areas
The Highland Council
The Scottish Government
Skye & Lochalsh Environment Forum, The Old Police Station, Isleornsay, Sleat, Isle of Skye, Scotland IV43 8QR

Skye and Lochalsh Environment Forum is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation (SC040820).

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