Devon Greater Horseshoe Bat Project Volunteers

Location: Devon-wide, All across the county

Greater Horseshoe Bat. Photo, Colin Morris

The Devon Greater Horseshoe Bat Project is seeking volunteers to help out with a number of different tasks and roles.

Position details


Any Day

Contact details

Lizzy Mooney (Community Engagement Contractor)

For general ad-hoc volunteering please visit our website for details: 

About the Roles

You can support the Devon Greater Horseshoe Bat Project in a number of different ways. From practical conservation to helping out at events, we have lots of volunteering opportunities to suit all. 

Examples of volunteer roles include:

  • Devon Bat Survey - data analysis volunteer
  • Devon Bat Survey  - host centre volunteer
  • Giving talks about the project
  • Leading walks
  • Practical conservation
  • Helping at events
  • Developing our network of Bat Trails
  • Website/social media
  • Educational – developing our schools activities (primary/secondary)
  • Community – helping your local area become bat-friendly
  • Office/admin support


Most roles just need enthusiasm and willingness to learn; others need specific skills - chat to us about this.  There is also further information on our website: 


In or near our project areas; 

  • Avon Valley Harbertonford
  • Berry Head
  • Bovey Tracey
  • Braunton
  • Buckfastleigh
  • Dartmouth
  • East Devon
  • Chudleigh
  • Tamar valley