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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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Wind turbine study

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Adjusting wind power production during migration season saves bats
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'Smiling' Bat Wants You To Know She Really Loves Her New Life - Huffington Post

'Smiling' Bat Wants You To Know She Really Loves Her New Life - Huffington Post | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
'Smiling' Bat Wants You To Know She Really Loves Her New Life
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Bad circumstances may have led to Peekaboo living at a Texas bat sanctuary, but she seems pretty thrilled with how things have turned out.
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Bats change strategy when food is scarce - Phys.Org

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Phys.Org Bats change strategy when food is scarce Phys.Org Bats could be more flexible in their echolocation behavior than previously thought, according to a new study into the foraging techniques of this species -- the desert long-eared bat...
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Bat deaths down at wind farm - The Ely Times

Bat deaths down at wind farm - The Ely Times | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
The number of bats killed by wind turbines at the Spring Valley Wind Farm in 2014 has been reduced by more than 75 percent compared to the same time frame last year. According to Ely’s BLM Field Manager Paul Podborny the reduction comes as a result of changes put in place at the beginning of …
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This Little Bat Urgently Needs Protection, But Politics Are Getting in the Way - Care2.com

This Little Bat Urgently Needs Protection, But Politics Are Getting in the Way - Care2.com | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
Care2.com This Little Bat Urgently Needs Protection, But Politics Are Getting in the Way Care2.com The impact of white-nose syndrome (WNS), a deadly fungal disease that has already killed millions of bats, has led to a years-long struggle to get...
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Bats hunt ballooning túngara frogs by echolocation - Science News

Bats hunt ballooning túngara frogs by echolocation - Science News | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
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Bats hunt ballooning túngara frogs by echolocation
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Bellowing male túngara frogs make easy prey for fringe-lipped bats thanks to echolocation, scientists report August 27 in the Journal of Experimental Biology.
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Fish And Wildlife Service Urged To Speed Protection For Bats - The Chattanoogan

Fish And Wildlife Service Urged To Speed Protection For Bats
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Two dozen conservation and animal-welfare groups sent a letter today urging the U.S.
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Hiking for bats - Visalia Times-Delta

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Hiking for bats
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The opportunity to see what it's like when bats come out to feed, and witness their nightly ritual, will take place today during a hike and presentation at the Dry Creek Preserve.
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How bats track bugs through trees - Futurity: Research News

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How bats track bugs through trees
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Bats are amazingly skilled at tracking bugs through trees. How they do it could help explain how people focus on objects in cluttered scenes.
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Bat deaths prompt change at wind farm - Las Vegas Review-Journal

Bat deaths prompt change at wind farm - Las Vegas Review-Journal | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
Bat deaths prompt change at wind farm Las Vegas Review-Journal A White Pine County wind farm that sells power to NV Energy has been forced to change operations after its massive turbines killed triple the number of bats allowed under an agreement...
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WATCH: Why do Bats Transmit so many Diseases like Ebola ...

WATCH: Why do Bats Transmit so many Diseases like Ebola ... | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
Bats appear to carry more human-killing diseases than pretty much any other animal, but it's not entirely their fault.
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Nebraska workshops to educate teachers about bats - Sioux City Journal

Nebraska workshops to educate teachers about bats
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(AP) — The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission and Fulbright's EcoLeadership Program have scheduled two educator workshops on bats.
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Can Scientists Protect Alaska's Bats? - Alaska Public Radio Network

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BLM finalizes Colorado cave rules to protect bats from White Nose Syndrome - The Denver Channel

BLM finalizes Colorado cave rules to protect bats from White Nose Syndrome - The Denver Channel | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
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BLM finalizes Colorado cave rules to protect bats from White Nose Syndrome
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GRAND JUNCTION, Colo.
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Bats ... a farmer's best friend? - The Southern

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Bats ... a farmer's best friend?
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He's trying to keep bats away from the corn at night. “I'm studying the effects of bats on the numbers of crop pests and the damage they cause,” Maine said.
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To study attention, pay attention to bats - Science News (blog)

To study attention, pay attention to bats - Science News (blog) | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
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To study attention, pay attention to bats
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James Simmons, a neuroscientist at Brown University in Providence, R.I., believes he has the perfect model to study the temporal binding hypothesis: the big brown bat.
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U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Awards $1.3 Million in Grants to 30 States for Work on Deadly Bat Disease | U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Midwest Region

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Neurons in Bat Brains Enable Safe Flight - Nature World News

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Neurons in Bat Brains Enable Safe Flight
Nature World News
You would think that flying around in the dark would mean a lot of bumps and bruises - but not for bats.
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Bats 'Zoom In' For Safe Travels - Science World Report

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Bats 'Zoom In' For Safe Travels
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Bats are nocturnal creatures, guided by echolation sounds that are used to guide them through the skies.
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Woodchester Mansion records 'biggest greater horseshoe bat' - BBC News

Woodchester Mansion records 'biggest greater horseshoe bat' - BBC News | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
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Woodchester Mansion records 'biggest greater horseshoe bat'
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A Victorian mansion known for its rare bats has recorded its biggest specimen since studies began there in the 1950s.
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Bats bolster brain hypothesis, maybe technology, too - Phys.Org

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Bats bolster brain hypothesis, maybe technology, too
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Bats send out harmonic pairs of frequencies to sense where things are.
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White-nose syndrome affecting bats throughout the U.S. - WTOP

White-nose syndrome affecting bats throughout the U.S.
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WASHINGTON -- The deadly fungus killing bats has now spread to Arkansas, Michigan and Wisconsin, among other states. White-nose syndrome has affected 25 U.S.
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3 Ways to Keep Bats Away from Wind Turbines - Scientific American

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3 Ways to Keep Bats Away from Wind Turbines
Scientific American
Wind turbines are a notorious hazard for birds, but less well known is the danger they pose to bats.
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-Chico State student building bat boxes for research project - Mercury-Register

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-Chico State student building bat boxes for research project
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She describes red bats as "adorable" and her eyes brighten at the mere idea of seeing the ears on a pallid bat up close.
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A functional role of the sky’s polarization pattern for orientation in the greater mouse-eared bat : Nature Communications : Nature Publishing Group

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