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Bizarre Sighting: Cane Toad Eating a Bat? - LiveScience.com

Bizarre Sighting: Cane Toad Eating a Bat? - LiveScience.com | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
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Bizarre Sighting: Cane Toad Eating a Bat?
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A park ranger in northwest Peru got a surprise when he encountered a toad with something in its mouth. This something happened to be a bat.
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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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Public Release: 18-Mar-2015 Bats are surprisingly fast decision makers - EurekAlert (press release)

Public Release: 18-Mar-2015 Bats are surprisingly fast decision makers - EurekAlert (press release) | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
Bats are not as stereotyped when they hunt as previously believed. New research shows that these flying mammals are capable of making ultra-fast decisions about how to attack their prey -- or maybe even call off the attack.
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Mouse-tailed bat first mammal discovered hibernating at warm temps - UPI.com

Mouse-tailed bat first mammal discovered hibernating at warm temps - UPI.com | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
Researchers from Tel Aviv University recently found two species of the mouse-tailed bat hibernating in consistently warm caves in Israel's Great Rift Valley.
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NewsRoomAmerica.com - International Bat Monitoring Research Group Receives "Wings Across the Americas" Award

NewsRoomAmerica.com - International Bat Monitoring Research Group Receives "Wings Across the Americas" Award | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
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Protect bat species on verge of extinction

Protect bat species on verge of extinction | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has delayed action on deeming the northern long-eared bat as an endangered species.
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Badass bat of the Negev eats scorpions - Haaretz

Badass bat of the Negev eats scorpions - Haaretz | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
Physiological studies on the long-eared bats' adaptation to desert life found by the bye that they like scorpions, and yes, they do get stung.
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White-nose syndrome has almost completely wiped out some North American ... - Science AAAS

White-nose syndrome has almost completely wiped out some North American ... - Science  AAAS | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
Researchers see declines of up to 98% in some locations
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Scientists measure bat populations in post-wildfire habitats - Phys.Org

Scientists measure bat populations in post-wildfire habitats - Phys.Org | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
Two NAU researchers are learning more about how bats are faring in the post-wildfire Ponderosa pine forests, of which 3.2 million acres have been scorched during the past decade.
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Fungus threatens bats where they sleep - New Jersey Herald

Fungus threatens bats where they sleep - New Jersey Herald | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
Fungus threatens bats where they sleep New Jersey Herald It likes dark and dank caves and skipped across the Atlantic Ocean less than a decade ago to take up residence and sap the life out of the bats that once found the caves perfect for sleeping...
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White-nose syndrome spreading among Wisconsin bats

White-nose syndrome spreading among Wisconsin bats | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
The disease has wide-ranging impacts, especially for agriculture, because bats pollinate, disperse seeds and consume massive quantities of insects.
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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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International Bat Monitoring Research Group Receives "Wings Across the ... - United States Geological Survey (press release)

International Bat Monitoring Research Group Receives "Wings Across the ... - United States Geological Survey (press release) | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
USGS bat conservation researchers and their partners are being recognized today with the U.S. Forest Service Wings Across the Americas Research Award for their contributions to the North American Bat Monitoring Program (NABat).
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Switch off the lights for bats - Phys.Org

Switch off the lights for bats - Phys.Org | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
New research has discredited the popular belief that street lighting is attractive to common bats.
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Students Engineer Help For Bats Fighting White Nose Syndrome - Popular Science

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Kevin Keel would rather not infect bats on purpose.
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Federal agency's decision on bat's status of great interest to Kansas developers - Kansas.com

Federal agency's decision on bat's status of great interest to Kansas developers - Kansas.com | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
The U.S. Department of Fish and Wildlife will decide whether to list the northern long-eared bat as endangered, threatened or not listed on April 2.
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'Bats: A World of Science and Mystery' - Wall Street Journal

In a new book with images of a wide selection of the 1,300-odd species of bats, bat researchers M. Brock Fenton and Nancy B. Simmons show that bats can be beautiful.
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Wildlife and renewable energy: German politics cross migratory bats

Wildlife and renewable energy: German politics cross migratory bats | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
Publication » Wildlife and renewable energy: German politics cross migratory bats.
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More bats found dead of white-nose syndrome in Upper Peninsula

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has received its first report this winter of bats dying from white-nose syndrome, a dangerous fungal infection that is expected to kill many more of the winged creatures.
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