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Successful Bat Blitz Held at Redstone Arsenal

Alabama Bat Working Group Bat Blitz
Redstone Arsenal, AL
August 12-14, 2014.

The following paragraph, with minor edits, was provided by Shannon Allen, Ecologist and Certified Wildlife Biologist, U.S. 382 more words

White-nose Syndrome

White Nose Syndrome is killing millions of American bats - petition for listing Northern long-eared bats as endangered species

Seven species of  North American bats (including two endangered species, named below in red) have been directly affected by a fatal fungal infection called White Nose Syndrome according to The Center For Biological Diversity.  263 more words


Cave closures are helping to protect Alberta’s more ‘bat-brained’ residents

For most people, picturing Alberta brings to mind majestic mountains and rolling plains – caves aren’t high up on the list. But we’ve got lots of them – and the wildlife populations that go with them. 517 more words


Bats in B.C. at risk of deadly disease called white-nose syndrome

WATCH ABOVE: A disease that’s already killed 6 million bats across North America is predicted to arrive in BC within 10 years. Kylie Stanton has the story. 163 more words



– “mr. herzog captured their calls with a microphone attached to the car’s roof and plugged into a laptop inside. the computer’s speakers soon erupted with birdlike chirps as the bats unleashed echolocation calls to navigate in the air” 7 more words