This winter two scientists will set out to learn whether tricolored bats that use winter roosts other than caves and mines are susceptible to a deadly bat disease in the coastal plains and forests of North and South Carolina — two of 38 states in the bats’ range. 801 more words
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The Detroit Zoological Society (DZS) is going to bat for a misunderstood species.
Contrary to what pop culture would have you believe, bats are critically important to the environment. 313 more words
Today’s post is from writer Gretchen Newberry, a Ph.D. candidate at the University of South Dakota Biology Department. Gretchen studies habitat, nest success and heat stress of the Common Nighthawk. 753 more words