Bats in the News
We hope to populate this page with new and interesting articles and videos about bats worldwide. We try to keep on top of all the cool stuff about bats that is being published, but if we miss something, send us a link at saveLucy[at]saveLucytheBat.org. And don’t forget to visit our You Tube Channel and Facebook page–just click the icons–for new news and videos!
This is an amazing video from The Scientist showing thermal images of bats emerging from Carlsbad Caverns.
Bats eavesdrop to learn to hunt
From BBC Nature comes an article on recent research that shows young bats learn skills from older experienced bats
Bats only roost with their closest buddies
Planet Earth Online published a report on research that shows bats prefer to roost with friends; not just any bat will do!
Bats’ decline could cost Midwestern farmers billions
An article from the Kansas City Star that shows how importants bats are to farmers and to everyone who eats food grown on North American farms!
It Came Out of the Dark
An article about WNS from the National Wildlife Federation
The Extreme Nature of Bats
A very cool teaser video for an upcoming feature on bats by Passamore Labs
DYING OFF: Bat populations continue to drop across region
The New Hampshire Sentinal Source wrote about dissappearing bats