bats http://wamc.org en August Is Prime For Bats Getting Inside Homes http://wamc.org/post/august-prime-bats-getting-inside-homes <p>August is generally the busiest month of the year when it comes to bats making their way inside homes. This year, it’s extra busy in one Hudson Valley county, while in another, they’re seeing more residents in need of rabies treatments.</p> Tue, 20 Aug 2013 02:09:58 +0000 Allison Dunne 71762 at http://wamc.org August Is Prime For Bats Getting Inside Homes MassWildlife Citizen Scientists Program Looks to Public For Help http://wamc.org/post/masswildlife-citizen-scientists-program-looks-public-help <p>The State of Massachusetts is looking for its residents to take part in monitoring populations of local animals. WAMC&rsquo;s Berkshire Bureau Chief Lucas Willard reports&hellip;</p><p>MassWildlife is launching its Citizen Scientists campaign, calling for help from state residents to report populations of 3 animals &ndash; wild turkeys, rabbits and bats.</p><p>Marion Larson, Outreach Coordinator from MassWildlife, says that by reporting sightings of wild turkeys, which are numerous throughout the region, is part of the state&rsquo;s &nbsp;annual Turkey Brood Survey.</p> Thu, 05 Jul 2012 16:35:09 +0000 Lucas Willard 42506 at http://wamc.org MassWildlife Citizen Scientists Program Looks to Public For Help Bats Rebound in NY White-Nose Caves http://wamc.org/post/bats-rebound-ny-white-nose-caves <p>There are more bats in caves first struck by white-nose syndrome, giving researchers a glimmer of hope in the scourge that has killed millions of bats in North America.&nbsp; More from WAMC&#39;s Dave Lucas...</p> Fri, 20 Apr 2012 11:54:04 +0000 Dave Lucas 37237 at http://wamc.org Bats Rebound in NY White-Nose Caves