1986: The influence of body condition on sexual development of male brown long-eared bats
(PleCotus auritus) in the wild.
He said: "I found evidence of brown long-eared bats
and I did see pipistrelle bats.
Ward councillor Graham Jeffery urged more investigation into evidence of brown long-eared bats
on the site.
A roof void and louvre opening would have to be maintained in perpetuity to allow continuing use by legally protected roosting pipistrelle and brown long-eared bats
Prince Charless plans to upgrade buildings at his Carmarthenshire farm were delayed last summer for an investigation into common pipistrelles and brown long-eared bats
, right, roosting in a barn
The 24-year-old, from Hexham in Northumberland, is in the final year of a conservation master's degree at University College London and has just started a research project on brown long-eared bats.
Quite a lot of research has already been done on the brown long-eared bat, because they are often found in people's attics, so we know quite a bit about them," said Sharon.
The application was delayed earlier this month for an investigation into common pipistrelles and brown long-eared bats
roosting in a barn.
The brown long-eared bats
live inside the church and, as a protected species, any changes to the building would have to leave provision for the relocation of the mammals.
And although the cottage needs major renovation, the owners will be banned from doing any building work between April and October in case they disturb the brown long-eared bats during their breeding season.
The brown long-eared bat, Britain's second most common species after the pipistrelle, often nests in the roof spaces of old buildings.
In a statement, the council said there was evidence of common pipistrelles and brown long-eared bats
in one of the outbuildings.
Were it not for a protected colony of brown long-eared bats
, the caretaker's lodge of the former Lewis Boys' School in Blackwood would have been demolished months ago.