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BCT Staff - Bat Conservation Trust
Dr Karen Haysom, Director of Science
heads the Conservation Team, which includes the National Bat Monitoring Programme team, Biodiversity Officers and Bat Group Officers.
Before joining BCT in January 2006, she studied Zoology and trained as a research ecologist at Durham University.
She subsequently worked in ecological research at the Scottish Agricultural College, CABI Bioscience and Reading University.
research has mainly focused on the impact of agricultural management practices on invertebrate and plant communities, agri-environment scheme policy and invasive non-native species.
Karen first trained for a bat roost visitor licence when she was a member of Durham Bat Group in 1993 and has been spending her spare time with bats ever since.
has volunteered as a Natural England bat warden for the Hampshire
and Thames & Chilterns NE teams since 2001.
Over the years, working around Britain has enabled her
to join Essex, Ayrshire, Dumfries, Hampshire
and Surrey Bat Groups
main involvement is with Berks.
& South Bucks.
has chaired since 2003.
enjoys taking part in BCT's National Bat Monitoring Programme and leading bat walks in Berkshire each summer.
Dr Karen Haysom
Director of Science
Unfortunately as part of this ...
Unfortunately as part of this restructuring, we have had to make the very difficult decision of making one of our senior members of staff redundant, Dr Karen Haysom (current Director of Science).
Karen is handing over her current role by 7 July 2014 and will then be working on some discrete tasks for BCT, finishing on 23 July 2014.
"This is the first time such ...
"This is the first time such a large group of monitoring schemes within Europe all got together," said Karen Haysom, science director at the Bat Conservation Trust in London and one of the researchers who coordinated the study.
A talk on bats and churches ...
A talk on bats and churches by Dr Karen Haysom , Director of Conservation at BCT.
UK Biodiversity Indicator Steering Group ...
UK Biodiversity Indicator Steering Group meeting - 25 February (Karen Haysom of the Bat Conservation Trust will be attending as the Link representative)