We are delighted to announce that our fund for grant-aiding bat-related research, conservation and events in Ireland is again open. The deadline for 2018 applications is April 15th. The applicant must be a member of Bat Conservation Ireland. There are four separate types of funding available: funding for BAT GROUPS, BAT RESEARCH, BATTY EVENTS and finally for carrying out BAT CONSERVATION … [Read More...]
Need advice about a bat roost?
We'll endeavour to help all we can with your questions about bat roosts. Take a look here for information and further details.
Found a grounded bat?
Bats sometimes appear in houses or on the ground outdoors during the day time. There is a range of options to help a bat back on the wing again, but what to do depends on the situation.
Don't miss the once-every-three-year opportunity to join us for the Irish Bat Conference! On October 14th and 15th 2017 in Leopardstown, Dublin, bat workers, researchers and volunteers from all over the island and beyond will present talks, posters and workshops. See our events page for more information. … [Read More...]
This event due to take place on June 22nd has been postponed due to circumstances beyond our control. We'll reschedule it as soon as possible. Apologies for any inconvenience caused! … [Read More...]
Bat Conservation Ireland (Caomhantas Ialtog na hEireann) is a Charity dedicated to the conservation of Ireland's bats. We promote conservation of bats by disseminating educational materials, giving talks and leading bat walks, carrying out nationwide surveys and monitoring of bats, acting as an umbrella group for the local bat groups and providing a central repository for bat records.