Monitoring 5 different types of bats at the Bay Road Park Nature Reserve

Thirty three volunteers took part in the bat event, which kicked off at 6pm in the Creggan Country Park (training & finding out about bats) & following that moved down to the Bay Road Park Nature Reserve at 7.15pm to monitor & listen to the 5 different species of bats on the bat detectors.  Below is a link to some of the bat sounds recorded on the night.

Interview by Declan Fanning (BBC Radio Foyle) with Christine Doherty( DC&SDC Bio-diversity Officer), Lorraine McWilliams (GSAP Projects Development Officer) & Karen Healy (CCP Environmental Officer).  The interview is 21 minutes long & talks about bats, equipment, Bay Road, volunteering & funding.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/m0009df0