Dataset Details - Bats of Northern Ireland
A dataset of sightings of bats in Northern Ireland
To increase knowledge of bat distribution in Northern Ireland.
A collation of data from different sources, included records from the public.
1974 to 2016
Data are only mapped at the 1km resolution to protect the location of bat roosts.
More information on the database and the Northern Ireland Bat Group can be found at http://www.bats-ni.org.uk
Restricted (Data can be viewed on the mapping system but is not available for download)
Northern Ireland Bat Group, Bats of Northern Ireland, National Biodiversity Data Centre, Ireland, accessed 27 September 2021, <https://maps.biodiversityireland.ie/Dataset/247>
Dataset species distribution
Terrestrial Map - 10kmDistribution of the number of species recorded within each 10km grid square (ITM).
Marine Map - 50KmDistribution of the number of species recorded within each 50km grid square (WGS84).
Dataset record distribution
Terrestrial Map - 10kmDistribution of the number of records within each 10km grid square (ITM).
Marine Map - 50KmDistribution of the number of records within each 50km grid square (WGS84).
Records per year
Species per year
|Abundance||Measure of abundance of the organism recorded|
|County||Name of administrative county within which the record was made|
|Record comment||A comment associated with any individual record|
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