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Behavior of Alaska bats come winter is driving scientists batty - Alaska Dispatch

Behavior of Alaska bats come winter is driving scientists batty - Alaska Dispatch | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
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Behavior of Alaska bats come winter is driving scientists batty
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Alaska bats are creatures at the far, frigid edge of their existence, but they do live in Alaska places with trees, perhaps as far north as Fort Yukon.
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Research at UMass could prevent bats from being killed by flying into wind ... - GazetteNET

Research at UMass could prevent bats from being killed by flying into wind ... - GazetteNET | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
AMHERST — High pitched frequencies may be the key to preventing hundreds of thousands of bats from being killed by
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UMass working on whistle to shoo bats from wind turbines

UMass working on whistle to shoo bats from wind turbines | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
Researchers at the University of Massachusetts Amherst are trying to create an ultrasonic whistle to keep bats away from wind-turbine blades…
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Citizen scientists put Southeast's bats on the map - Washington Times - Washington Times

As a citizen scientist volunteer, Lynne Stevens loves watching bats emerge from their roosts at night — but her first experience with the animals didn’t end well.
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Wind Turbines Threaten Bats Here - urbanmilwaukee

Wind Turbines Threaten Bats Here - urbanmilwaukee | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
Study shows they kill about 1 million per year and Wisconsin has some of region's largest bat hibernation sites.
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NJ BatCam exposing hidden life of big brown bats - NJ.com

NJ BatCam exposing hidden life of big brown bats - NJ.com | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
To learn even more, wildlife scientists are planning to band the bats. Later this fall they're hoping to attach some trackers to them.
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Making room for bats at Wildhood Farm | Lifestyle | taosnews.com - taosnews

Making room for bats at Wildhood Farm | Lifestyle | taosnews.com - taosnews | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
“Having bats is good, specifically for an agricultural system."
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Citizen Science Helps keep Tabs on Deadly Fungus killing American Bats | NYC Today

Citizen Science Helps keep Tabs on Deadly Fungus killing American Bats | NYC Today | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
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Scientists at Brown University studying fungus killing bats | Deseret News - Deseret News

Scientists at Brown University studying fungus killing bats | Deseret News - Deseret News | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
Researchers in Rhode Island may be one step closer to figuring out how a mysterious disease known as white-nose syndrome is killing off bats across North America.
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Wind turbines at center of bat protection rules

Wind turbines at center of bat protection rules | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
Turbines kill bats. The wind industry wants an exemption from prosecution. But regulators fear more deaths could lead to extinction of the long-eared bat, which is already getting hammered by white-nose syndrome.
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These microphones give humans bat-like powers - Futurity - Futurity: Research News

These microphones give humans bat-like powers - Futurity - Futurity: Research News | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
New lightweight ultrasonic loudspeakers and microphones—built with graphene—let us mimic how bats and dolphins use sound for communication and echolocation.
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The bat factor: Mammals' deaths could cripple environment - News3LV - News3LV

The bat factor: Mammals' deaths could cripple environment - News3LV - News3LV | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
Bats are nocturnal and mysterious. Sometimes they are feared and often misunderstood. In Nevada there are 24 different species of bats and some scientists say it's time to clean up their reputation.
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The ecological impact of city lighting scenarios: exploring gap crossing thresholds for urban bats - Hale - 2015 - Global Change Biology - Wiley Online Library

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DNR receives grant to monitor bat disease - Gainesville Times

DNR receives grant to monitor bat disease - Gainesville Times | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
The Georgia Department of Natural Resources has been awarded nearly $25,000 from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to expand research and monitoring of a deadly disease affecting bat populations that may have habitat in Hall County.
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Wanted: Citizen Scientists to Track Bats - Arizona Public Media - Arizona Public Media

Wanted: Citizen Scientists to Track Bats - Arizona Public Media - Arizona Public Media | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
All you need is a hummingbird feeder to help federal and state researchers
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Rapid City wildlife officials lend hand to bat preservation - Casper Star-Tribune - Casper Star-Tribune Online

Rapid City wildlife officials lend hand to bat preservation - Casper Star-Tribune - Casper Star-Tribune Online | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
RAPID CITY, S.D. — Building birdhouses may be more well-known, but building a bat house is not only a cool twist on a classic hobby, it can also help preserve
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Bat study hones-in on nesting trees

Bat study hones-in on nesting trees | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Minn. -- She was hissing and squealing and trying to open her tiny mouth wide enough to nip the glove of the biologist who was holding her.

But the young female northern long-eared bat -- now wearing pink band No. L-A-1171 -- wasn't much of a match for U.S. Forest Service rese...
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Bats Could Help Walnut Growers Control Costs - Capital Public Radio News

Bats Could Help Walnut Growers Control Costs - Capital Public Radio News | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
Scientists are studying if walnut growers could reduce their pest control costs by employing hungry bats.
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SC DNR: Slow truck in front of you could be recording bats | Jasper County Sun ... - Jasper County Sun Times

COLUMBIA -- Researchers are eavesdropping on bats. They are driving specific routes two consecutive nights with a recording device mounted on their trucks. The 20-mile routes must be driven at 20 mph to capture the data.
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Area bat population decimated by disease - The Herald: Local News - Sharonherald

Area bat population decimated by disease - The Herald: Local News - Sharonherald | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
NORTHWESTERN PENNSYLVANIA – A new motel near Sandy Lake hasn’t had a guest in months with little hope of getting any soon.
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Why Would a Carnivorous Plant Attract Bats? The Poop - NBC News - NBCNews.com

Why Would a Carnivorous Plant Attract Bats? The Poop - NBC News - NBCNews.com | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
Pitcher plants that "eat" bat poop have come up with a unique way to attract their meal tickets.
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Feds seek public input on Midwest bat protection plan

Feds seek public input on Midwest bat protection plan | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
In July 2015, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is seeking the public’s suggestions regarding an environmental impact statement for an eight-state Midwestern plan designed to help conserve the habitats of several species of animals, including bats that can be harmed by wind turbines.
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Seed dispersal by fruit-eating bats essential to tropical reforestation - Mongabay.com

Seed dispersal by fruit-eating bats essential to tropical reforestation - Mongabay.com | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
The world’s tropical forests are threatened by deforestation due to agricultural, industrial and urban expansion; as well as by drought, fire, and disease, all worsened by climate change.
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This carnivorous plant is shaped to help bats find it, so bats can sleep and ... - The Verge

Finding a snug place to sleep isn't always easy in Borneo's peat swamp forests, but Hardwicke's woolly bats have a pretty good setup. They like to sleep inside a plant called Nepenthes hemsleyana ...
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USFWS: Indiana Bat Summer Survey Guidance - Automated Acoustic Bat ID Software Programs

USFWS: Indiana Bat Summer Survey Guidance - Automated Acoustic Bat ID Software Programs | Bat Biology and Ecology | Scoop.it
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