Aims of the Glossop Bat Group

Aims of the Glossop Bat Group
-­‐ To work with the people of Glossop and nearby through sensible approaches to
conservation that result in “MORE BATS AND LESS GNATS”.
-­‐ Monitoring and mapping of local bat populations to ensure that bats in
Glossop and nearby are given the protection they are entitled to under
English and International law.
-­‐ Monitor bat surveys published by local authorities to ensure they are accurate
and comply with professional standards.
-­‐ To ensure the proper conservation of bats in Glossop and nearby by working with
everybody necessary in order to protect bats and their habitats.
-­‐ To provide people in Glossop and nearby with the equipment and expertise to
learn more about local bats and to support local people living with bats.
-­‐ To work with other individuals and institutions to the benefit of bats worldwide.