bat box

How to Make a Bat Box

A great exercise for communities getting together to support our wildlife.

Depending on access to tools, spare parts and experience please allow two hours for this project.


Can be found for free or are available to most resourceful enthusiasts.

One possibly two fence palings. Recycled palings are fine: un-split, de-nailed, with no stains or paint at least on one side of each paling. Hardwood palings preferred, certainly not treated pine palings.  1 x Back plate - 650mm; 3 x 450mm (2 side walls and 1 front plate)

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