The 14 species of bat listed below have been recorded in Oxfordshire. A Species Information Sheet for each one (and the remaining four UK species not yet recorded in Oxfordshire) can be downloaded from the publications section on the Bat Conservation Trust website here:
Population trends for each species based on the BCT’s National Bat Monitoring Programme can be found at:
Assessments of the conservation status for each species, undertaken as part of the 3rd UK Habitats Directive Report (2013) can be found at:
All UK bat species are legally protected by UK and international legislation.