Late on Hallowe’en night a Co Cork reader, Darius Bartlett of Midleton, out walking his dogs on a quiet boreen, was “surprised and delighted” to find bats flickering above his head. So shriven now of spookiness are these little mammals that they prompted mere wonder at being out so late in the year. Back at the car he checked the temperature – about 12 degrees..
Irish Times, 15/11/14. Read the full article ‘Another Life: climate change bound to affect our bats‘.