Bat Hibernation Evening Course – 5th February 2018

This evening course on 5th February 2018 will introduce participants to bat ecology throughout their annual cycle, with an emphasis on the hibernation period. Participants will gain an understanding of what physically happens to bats during hibernation, including their metabolism. Participants … Read More

Ecology Training Courses 2018

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Starting in spring, Acer Ecology will be running a whole range of wildlife courses throughout South Wales and beyond. The Ecology Training Courses 2018 are aimed at anyone with an interest in local wildlife but could also be useful for … Read More

Dormouse Ecology – March 7th 2018 – Evening Course

The course provides an introduction to dormouse ecology and the survey methods used for the species, including nut searches, the use of nest-tubes, nest boxes and nest identification.  The course will consider how dormice can affect developments and will consider legal issues, planning, mitigation design and licensing. Advice … Read More

Remembrance Sunday

A number of our native plant species have deep ties with symbolism, but arguably, none more-so than the Common or Field poppy, Paparver rhoeas. The Common poppy has been an emblem of blood and new life since ancient Egyptian times. … Read More

A Developers Guide: How to Apply for a Bat Licence?

How to Apply for a Bat Licence? If you require planning permission to make alterations to your home or property, it is possible that the local planning authority may require you to undertake bat surveys on your property before being … Read More

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