International Bat Night – Great Fen Guided Walk

In celebration of International Bat Night, join Monitoring and Research Officer, Henry Stanier, for this exciting guided walk as he surveys the bats of Woodwalton Fen National Nature Reserve and learn how we carry out our wildlife monitoring. Use a bat detector to identify the many species of bats, learn about the habitats they live in and their varied lifestyles.

About Henry Stanier:

With a fascination for bats for over 30 years, Henry has applied this enthusiasm to his work in monitoring the success of the Great Fen, including training volunteers in bat survey skills. Henry set up the Ecology Groups, teams of voluntary surveyors across Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire, and as part of this has been monitoring the bats of the Great Fen since 2011. His interest in bats has taken him to Australia, Costa Rica and Hungary. He has run courses on bat identification for several years, and worked for the Wildlife Trust for over 23 years; monitoring birds, bats, dormice, amphibians, dragonflies and butterflies and plants.

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