volume 5, issue 4, P309-316 2002
DOI: 10.1017/s1367943002004067
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Abstract: Bat activity was quantified in 15 historic landscape parks in England to assess the importance of habitat features within them for foraging bats. Unimproved grassland, water and plantation woodland were selected (used more than expected based on availability) by all bat species. Pipistrellus pipistrellus selected unimproved grassland and areas around water; Pipistrellus pygmaeus selected semi-natural woodland and tree lines; 'Myotis group' bats, (including Myotis spp., Plecotus spp. and Barbastella barbastell…

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