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10 million free-tailed bats near S.A. ready to make internet history

10 million free-tailed bats near S.A. ready to make internet history | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
Bat Conservation International's recently installed 'Braken webcam' is set to go live Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013, at 6:30 p.m., according to a press release issued by the organization.
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Our Local World Dispatch: Wind energy causes concern

It is always distressing when one good environmental cause gets pitted against another good environmental cause, but that is what is happening with the debate over wind farms. The state of California requires that one-third of all energy produced in the state come from renewable sources. Wind turbines, such as the ones at Altamont Pass, have long been seen as an ideal way to obtain energy in a way that does not harm the environment, contribute to global warming or threaten public safety. The Alt
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Turtles stop a massive wind project | CKWS TV

  A TURTLE HAS PUT A STOP TO A MASSIVE WIND TURBINE PR ...
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Environment: Bat-killing disease spread into Iowa

Conservation advocates say more protection needed FRISCO — Bat-killing white-nose syndrome has spread into Iowa, state wildlife officials confirmed this week, announcing that the deadly fungal dise...
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Chiroptera - 2D animation final

Took my first animation class recently, and I submitted this as a final project. It could be better I think, but I couldn't manage anything more with only 3 ...
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Bacteria on Bats May Help Fight White-Nose Syndrome - Discovery News

Bacteria on Bats May Help Fight White-Nose Syndrome - Discovery News | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
Tests show promise in suppressing the deadly disease.
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Going from ‘endangered’ to ‘threatened’ could be a death sentence for bats - The Boston Globe

Going from ‘endangered’ to ‘threatened’ could be a death sentence for bats - The Boston Globe | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
Despite the dire plight of northern long-eared bats, the federal government last week wrongly decided to step away from a proposal that called for protecting the species by classifying it as “endangered.”
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Major Pennsylvania bat species 'threatened' due to disease

Major Pennsylvania bat species 'threatened' due to disease | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
The northern long-eared bat, until recently one of the most common bat species in Pennsylvania, has been listed as "threatened" by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, primarily due to white-nose syndrome, a fungal disease that has decimated the species and killed millions of bats throughout North America.
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Population genetic structure of serotine bats (Eptesicus serotinus) across ... - Nature.com

Population genetic structure of serotine bats (Eptesicus serotinus) across ...
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Bat decision today could impact Midwest wind industry | Midwest Energy News

Bat decision today could impact Midwest wind industry | Midwest Energy News | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
Wind energy in parts of the Midwest could be impacted if the federal government announces today that it is listing the Northern long-eared bat as an endangered
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Wind Turbines Kill Too Many Bats -- Let's Change That

Wind Turbines Kill Too Many Bats -- Let's Change That | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
Being something of a naturalist some of my most memorable trips have involved seeing birds such as the endangered resplendent quetzal in Costa Rica or the beautiful rose-coloured grosbeak in Alberta. So we wanted to find the facts behind the claims y...
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Alameda County supervisors to hear appeal on controversial Altamont wind turbines

A proposed three-year extension of wind turbine permits by Altamont Winds Inc., which opponents claim could kill more than 1,500 birds over the next three years, will head to the Alameda County Board of Supervisors on March 24.
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Nature body sounds warning on Strathy wind farm proposal – John O Groats Journal | Scotland Against Spin

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Turtles send Ontario wind farm proposal back to environment tribunal

Gilead Power Corp. ran into a legal roadblock this week when the Ontario Court of Appeal called a halt to the company’s $80-million plan to install nine wind turbines in Eastern Ontario
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Bat conservation agreement signed by U.S., Mexico and Canada: Outdoor Insider

Bat conservation agreement signed by U.S., Mexico and Canada: Outdoor Insider | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
Your guide to all things outdoors, near and far. Like a chat around the campfire with friends who keep up with all the outdoor news.
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Federal Government Protects Bat, Angers Industry - NPR (blog)

Federal Government Protects Bat, Angers Industry - NPR (blog) | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
The northern long-eared bat has been designated as a threatened species, triggering new regulations to protect it. But oil and gas and agriculture organizations say those new rules will hurt them.
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Next four months critical to Florida's bat population - TBO.com

Next four months critical to Florida's bat population - TBO.com | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
TAMPA — Wildlife biologists can tell you almost exactly how many panthers and black bears are roaming Florida’s woods and have a pretty good idea how many manatees swim in the coastal wat
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Feds protect disease-threatened bat - Detroit Free Press

Feds protect disease-threatened bat - Detroit Free Press | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
The northern long-eared bat is being wiped out by fungal disease called white-nose syndrome.
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US gives threatened status to northern long-eared bat - Chicago Tribune

US gives threatened status to northern long-eared bat - Chicago Tribune | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
The federal government said Wednesday that it is listing the northern long-eared bat as threatened, giving new protections to a species that has been nearly wiped out in some areas by the spread of a fungal disease.
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Hibernation season over, will disease-ridden bats emerge from caves and mines ... - National Science Foundation (press release)

Hibernation season over, will disease-ridden bats emerge from caves and mines ... - National Science Foundation (press release) | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
NSF's mission is to advance the progress of science, a mission accomplished by funding proposals for research and education made by scientists, engineers, and educators from across the country.
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Bats obey traffic rules, study says - Christian Science Monitor

Bats obey traffic rules, study says - Christian Science Monitor | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
New research from the University of Bristol shows that bats follow special ‘traffic rules’ to avoid bumping into each other while hunting.
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Wind Project In Limbo for Now

Canaan — Following recent votes against a proposed industrial wind power project in the Cardigan Mountain region, the international company
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ND PSC conducts hearing on Merricourt Wind Farm project | Prairie Business Magazine | Grand Forks, ND

ND PSC conducts hearing on Merricourt Wind Farm project | Prairie Business Magazine | Grand Forks, ND | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
ASHLEY, N.D. — Changes to the plans for the Merricourt Wind Farm prompted a hearing by the North Dakota Public Service Commission Thursday.
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