Bat Surveys

The Unseen Life of Bats

We welcome guest writer Eleanor Willson, one of the Conservancy’s summer interns. The work shift begins for me around 9:00pm. The evening is warm, the sun is setting against the water, and night grows calm.  As I stand below a bat roosting site, I can hear the bats squeaking and Read more…

By Eleanor Willson, ago
Bat Surveys

Bat Surveys All Wrapped Up

The Conservancy’s second annual Community Bat Program has increased in size with several important milestones including: a celebrated Community Bat presentation by HAT wildlife biologists, 18 bat surveys across Mayne Island, and over 100 bat sightings. These observations coupled with guano samples support species identification and assist in monitoring population Read more…

By Rob Underhill, ago