So how many bat species are there in Sutherland, and which areas are best?
Only six species of bats have been recorded thus far. Two of these are scarce/rare; Noctule and Natterers bat. The main bat fauna involves four species; common and soprano pipistrelle bat, Daubenton’s bat and Brown Long-eared bat.
Common pipistrelle is by far the most numerous and widespread. It frequents a wide range of habitats, from. . .