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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 02.1 October 1990

Identification - British Bats at Twilight

By - Andrew Watson

With a few exceptions, the only way to positively identify a British bat is by catching it and examining it in the hand. Since all our species are protected by law, this requires a licence and to get a licence needs training and evidence of practical fieldwork to satisfy the Nature Conservancy Council Licensing Section.

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"British Wildlife is the pulsating heart of the UK nature conservation movement."

Matthew Oates, National Trust

"The most important and informative publication on wildlife of our times"

Michael McCarthy, The Independent

"Packed with readable, thoughtful, up to date articles; written by ecologists and naturalists for ecologists and naturalists"

Nick Baker, Presenter and Naturalist