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A visit to Marston Vale

Last night we went to trap at Millbrook Pillinge. Marston Vale has mainly young trees and we warned  Ranger Anna and volunteer David we might not catch anything. We did however catch 4 Soprano pips and a Daubenton’s, although we … Continue reading

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Center Parcs and the Bedfordshire Bat Group

Center Parcs has recently opened a new village in Bedfordshire, in what was a pretty bleak conifer plantation. Center Parcs prides itself in it commitment to increase local biodiversity and  support local voluntary conservation groups. Working with their ecological consultants … Continue reading

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Anglian Wolf Open Day

      Sunday saw us at the Anglian Wolf Open Day. Two of their wolves have died this year, but the remaining wolves seemed less upset than their carers We were able to bring two juvenile bats that are … Continue reading

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A visit to the common pip roost

Once a year some of the group head off to the common pipistrelle roost which has been observed closely since 1988. A earlier date to meet the bats was thwarted but the bats did co-operate by arriving for the date … Continue reading

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