Publications on detector-based methods

Selected publications on detector-based methods used in bat research

Ahlén, I. 1981a. Field identification of bats and survey methods based on sounds. – Myotis, 18—19: 128—136.

Ahlén, I. 1981b. Identification of Scandinavian bats by their sounds. Sveriges Lantbruksuniversitet, Department of wildlife Ecology, Uppsala, Report 6. 56 pp.

Ahlén, I. 1990. Identification of bats in flight. – Swedish Society for Conservation of Nature, and The Swedish Youth Association for Environmental Studies and Conservation, Stockholm: 50 pp.

Ahlén, I. 2004. Heterodyne and time expansion methods for identification of bats in the field and through sound analysis. Pp 72—79 in: Brigham, R.M., Kalko, E.K.V., Jones, G., Parsons, S., Limpens, H.J.G.A. (Eds.). Bat Echolocation Research – tools, techniques and analysis. Bat Conservation International, Austin, Texas, April 2002.

Ahlén, I. & Baagøe, H. 1999. Use of ultrasound detectors for bat studies in Europe – experiences from field identification, surveys and monitoring. – Acta Chiropterologica, 1: 137—150.
http://www.chiroptera.se/Ahlen/Hans%20B%20-%20Use%20of%20ultrasound%20detectors.pdf

Boonman, M. 1996. Monitoring bats on their hunting grounds. – Myotis, 34: 17—25. 

De Wijs, W.J.R. 1999. Feasibility of monitoring bats on transects with ultrasound detectors. – Trav. sci. Mus. nat. hist. nat. Luxembourg, 31: 95—105. 

Gjerde, L. 1999. Methods and theories of monitoring bats in Norway. – Trav. sci. Mus. nat. hist. nat. Luxembourg, 31: 73—86. 

Jüdes, U. 1989. Analysis of the distribution of flying bats along line-transects. – In: Hanak, V., Horacek, I. & Gaisler, J. (eds.). European bat research 1987. Charles Univ. Press, Praha: 311—318. 

Kapteyn, K. 1993. Intraspecific variation in echolocation of vespertilionid bats, and its implications for identification. – Proceedings of the First European Bat Detector Workshop. (K. Kapteyn, ed.) Amsterdam: 45—57.

Keppart, V., Masing, M. & Lutsar, L. 2005. Nahkhiired Luual [Bats at Luua] Rmt.: Belials, V. (koost.) Luua Metsanduskool. Artiklid ja uurimused, 4. Luua: 77—88.

Limpens, H.J.G.A. 1993. Bat-detectors in a detailed bat survey: a method. – Proceedings of the First European Bat Detector Workshop (K. Kapteyn, ed.). Netherlands Bat Research Foundation. Amsterdam: 79—90. 

Limpens, H.J.G.A. & Roschen, A. 1995. Bestimmung der mitteleuropäischen Fledermausarten anhand ihrer Rufe. Begleitheft zur Lern- und Übungskassette. BAG Fledermausschutz im Naturschutzbund Deutschland e.V. (NABU). Berlin: 48 pp.

Masing, M. 1999. Experience of bat monitoring with bat detectors in Estonia. – Trav. sci. Mus. nat. hist. nat. Luxembourg, 31: 51—58. 

Masing, M. 2006. Nahkhiirte vaatlused rannikul seoses tuuleturbiinidega. [Observations of bats on the coast in connection with wind turbines] Rmt: Taastuvate energiaallikate uurimine ja kasutamine. (Toim. V. Tiit) Seitsmenda konverentsi kogumik. Tartu, Estonia: 95111. 

Masing, M. 2004a. Example of a bat sound study. – Eptesicus, navigation (www.hot.ee/eptesicus).

Masing, M. 2004b. Learning bat sounds. – Eptesicus, navigation (www.hot.ee/eptesicus).

Masing, M. 2008. The sonars of Plecotus auritus et al. (Chiroptera) – 7th Baltic Theriological Conference, Lepanina, Estonia, 1—5.10.2008. Abstracts: 54—56. 

Masing, M., Lutsar, L. & Lotman, K. 1998. Monitoring bats with bat detectors in Estonia. – Myotis, 36: 167—176. 

Masing, M., Lutsar, L. & Lotman, K. 2000. Monitoring bats (Chiroptera, Vespertilionidae) in summer habitats in Estonia, 1995—1999. – Folia Theriologica Estonica, 5: 118—130. 

Masing, M., Lutsar, L. & Lotman, K. 2005. Line counting and point counting of foraging bats in Estonia, a comparison. – Le Rhinolophe, 17: 121—125.

Masing, M. & Möller, T. 2004. How long should point counting last? – Eptesicus, 3.

Masing, M. & Möller, T. 2004-2005. How long should point counting last? – Eptesicus, 3.

Masing, M. & Siivonen, Y. 2005. Driving home from Vilnius. – Eptesicus, 4. http://www.hot.ee/eptesicus/EP4.HTM

Pettersson Elektronik AB. 2000. Bat detectors. – Nietoperze, 1 (1). Wrocław: 97—98.

Pettersson Elektronik AB. 2000. Sound analysis software. – Nietoperze, 1 (1). Wrocław: 99—102.

Pettersson, L. 1993. Analysis of bat sounds for identification purposes. – Proceedings of the First European Bat Detector Workshop (K. Kapteyn, ed.). Netherlands Bat Research Foundation. Amsterdam: 37—44.

Pettersson, L. 2001. Analysis and recording of ultrasonic signals using computers. – Nietoperze, 2 (2). Wrocław: 213—219.

Skiba, R. 2003. Europäische Fledermäuse: Kennzeichen, Echoortung und Detektoranwendung. Die Neue Brehm-Bücherei, 648: 212 pp.

Walsh, A.L., Hutson, T.M. & Harris, S. 1993. UK volunteer bat groups and the British bats and habitats survey. – Proceedings of the First European Bat Detector Workshop (K. Kapteyn, ed.). Netherlands Bat Research Foundation. Amsterdam: 113—123.