Bats Stars of the Night

The Wildlife Trust along with RHS and Bat Conservation Trust have produced a fantastic booklet about bats and what you can do to help them. There are lots of useful tips about making your garden more wildlife friendly to attract these amazing creatures. There are over 1300 species of bat in the world, 17 of … Continue reading Bats Stars of the Night

Bat walk at Sydenham Wells Park

 Bat on the wing Thursday 23rd May 2019, 8:30pm - 10pm Join London Wildlife Trust staff and volunteers for our annual bat walk at Sydenham Wells Park Bat calls are largely undetectable to the human ear so we will be using bat detectors to listen to the sounds of these wonderful mammals. Bats use sonar or echolocation … Continue reading Bat walk at Sydenham Wells Park

Bat, moth and owl prowl at Sydenham Hill Wood – Friday 6 July, 9pm-11pm

Meet at the Crescent Wood Road entrance. Join the London Wildlife Trust for a guided walk of Sydenham Hill Wood to discover bats, moths and tawny owls. Using bat detectors, our site warden and volunteers will reveal a hidden, nocturnal world in urban south London. Sydenham Hill Wood is part ancient woodland, one of the … Continue reading Bat, moth and owl prowl at Sydenham Hill Wood – Friday 6 July, 9pm-11pm

Bat walk at Sydenham Wells Park – Friday 1 June, 8.30pm-10pm

Join London Wildlife Trust staff and volunteers for our annual bat walk at Sydenham Wells Park. Bat calls are largely undetectable to the human ear and so we will be using bat detectors to listen to the sounds of these wonderful mammals. Bats use sonar or echolocation to hunt for prey during the night, sending … Continue reading Bat walk at Sydenham Wells Park – Friday 1 June, 8.30pm-10pm

Bat Walk at Sydenham Wells Park – Friday 26 May 2017, 8.30pm-10pm

Join London Wildlife Trust staff and volunteers for our annual bat walk at Sydenham Wells Park. Bat calls are largely undetectable to the human ear and so we will be using bat detectors to listen to the sounds of these wonderful mammals. Bats use sonar or echolocation to hunt for prey during the night, sending … Continue reading Bat Walk at Sydenham Wells Park – Friday 26 May 2017, 8.30pm-10pm

Bat Walk with London Wildlife Trust in Crystal Palace Park

Join London Wildlife Trust and learn to identify bats from their ultrasonic calls using bat detectors. This event is free and open to everyone and there is no need to book. Contact Sam for more information

Wild about gardens week 2016

(Reproduced from www.wildaboutgardensweek.org.uk)  Wild About Gardens Week 2016 is a joint initiative by the RHS, The Wildlife Trusts and Bat Conservation Trust to encourage people to support wildlife in their gardens Last year Wild about Gardens Week focused on Hedgehogs.  This year the focus is on our UK bats. This is more important than ever. In 2013, wildlife … Continue reading Wild about gardens week 2016