Flint Farm Bats

Flint Farm Bats

Observation - Flint Farm Bats - UK and Ireland. Description: I did feel a bit silly standing there in broad sunny daylight holding a hissing Bat Detector. But the moment the sun's disc slipped below the horizon, though still perfectly light, a thin bubbling sound began, coming from one of two old cottages beyond a

I did feel a bit silly standing there in broad sunny daylight holding a hissing Bat Detector. But the moment the sun's disc slipped below the horizon, though still perfectly light, a thin bubbling sound began, coming from one of two old cottages beyond a garden with trees. I think this was the bats emerging, and that I've found my first roost. Then they were all around, tree-top height at first, which seemed quite reckless as birds of prey, and Gulls, will take them. As it got darker they flew lower at a more usual height of about 6-10 feet above my head