Tag Archives: Bats

Arts, Dining & Entertainment
October 26, 2018

Discover the secret lives of bats

Saturday, Oct. 27, 10 a.m.—WOODSTOCK—Join the National Park to celebrate National Bat Week and learn about the secret lives of bats on Saturday, Oct. 27 at 10 a.m. NPS biologist and data manager Adam Kozlowski will introduce guests to the bat inhabitants of Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National…

News Briefs
May 3, 2017

Fish & Wildlife seeks volunteers to monitor bats this summer

The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is looking for volunteers to help count state-endangered little brown bats as they emerge at dusk at locations throughout the Champlain Valley.

Vermont’s little brown bats suffered massive declines due to the deadly disease, white-nose syndrome. An estimated 90…

Arts, Dining & Entertainment
October 15, 2015

Learn about bats and their repopulation in Vermont

Wednesday, Oct. 21 at 6 p.m. — WOODSTOCK — Over the last decade, the bat population in Vermont has significantly declined due to the white-nose syndrome. Recently though, there has been some stabilization in populations. On Oct. 21, come and learn about Vermont’s nine species of bats, what…

The Outside Story: No easy recovery for bats
The Outside Story
September 18, 2015

The Outside Story: No easy recovery for bats

By Todd McLeish

In 2006, I joined a team of biologists to trap bats in Vermont’s Chittenden County. We were searching for North America’s rarest bat, the Indiana bat, which had recently been discovered breeding in a forest in Middlebury. The biologists hoped to identify…