The Guernsey Bat Group operates under the aegis of the Nature Conservation Section. Members are welcome on the bat walks organised by the group.
Status of the species found in the Bailiwick
Common pipistrelle Pipistrellus pipistrellus - Common, widespread
Grey long-eared bat Plecotus austriacus- Fairly common, widespread
Nathusius’ pipistrelle Pipistrellus nathusii - Rare
Brown long-eared bat Plecotus auritus - 4 records only
Kuhl’s pipistrelle Pipistrellus kuhli - 1 record only
Natterer’s bat Myotis nattereri - 1 record only
The Guernsey Bat Group owns seven bat detectors. These are used on bat walks and may be loaned to members.
The Guernsey Bat Group is affiliated to the Bat Conservation Trust of Great Britain.
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Candie Gardens, St Peter Port, Guernsey GY1 1UG, Channel Islands.