Time to Review


At the start of this season we posted a blog about setting your goals for 2017. In fact, it’s such an important subject, we wrote two! The first blog gave you suggestions on what you could do over a summer to improve your skills. The second encouraged you to set your goals, both short term … Continue reading Time to Review

Diary of a Guildford placement – Kathryn


Kathryn has just finished her 4 week Certificate course work placement in the Guildford office … as you will see, she had a very busy four weeks, but finished smiling, having confirmed that this is what she wants to do!

Bats and “snakes”!


Natasha, one of our first Certificate students this year has been on her placement, here in the Exeter Office, for three weeks now. Here she talks a bit about her experiences and what she’s been up to.   A month in the life of an ecologist Small brown bodies huddle against the rafter. Long ears … Continue reading Bats and “snakes”!

Bat Sound Analysis


What is bat sound analysis? On every bat survey a detector is used that will record the calls of passing bats. This can be during an emergence survey, to confirm the species of the emerging bat, or during an activity survey, or very often as a static detector, which will record all bat passes over … Continue reading Bat Sound Analysis