Many people in Pennsylvania might have noticed that, nowadays, it is not easy to encounter bats any more at night during the summer. My guest today has spent years working with bats in Pennsylvania, and he will talk to us about the story behind the dramatic declination of bat populations in PA. 1,583 more words
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I admit, before last summer I had never cared much about bats. I didn’t think they were cute or of much use or interest, but then I met 800 more words
Bats in North America are in trouble. Millions of them have died over the past few years, over an area that stretches for thousands of miles, from Nova Scotia in Eastern Canada to Nebraska in the heart of North America. 894 more words
Super-groups of humpback whales have been observed with increasing frequency during the past five years off South Africa’s Atlantic coast.
The species hadn’t normally been considered all that social, usually being found in pairs or small groups that congregated only briefly. 361 more words
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says a disease that has killed millions of bats in North America has been confirmed in six Minnesota counties. 262 more words