All of the 18 species of bat that live in the UK are known to roost in buildings. While some species only use buildings as occasional roosting sites, others are extremely dependent on buildings, particularly when they are breeding. This... Read more
Preliminary findings of a study conducted by biologists at the University of Liverpool reveal that proposed offshore wind turbine developments in the English Channel could potentially have a negative impact on the foraging behaviour of northern gannets originating from colonies on Alderney, Channel Islands.... Read more
A new study shows that contrary to conventional wisdom, street lights do not benefit common bats. The research, conducted by a team of scientists from Bat Conservation Ireland and the University of Exeter , found that bats were generally less active in areas with street lights... Read more
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