Heritage Week in Ireland

Logo Ireland hosts the annual National Heritage Week the last week of August. 2020 dates: August 15-23. Hashtag: #HeritageWeek About the eventNational and local community organizations participate by organizing events throughout the country. Many of the events that take place during the week are free highlight the abundance of great work that is carried out in …

Bats Links

Photo: Spider by Boris Links related to bats presented in mostly random fashion: Headlines White-nose syndrome is quietly killing millions of bats http://passporttotexas.org/busting-myths-about-bats Mauritius to kill 18,000 threatened native bats in ‘disgraceful’ cull – Mongabay Bat removal in Charters Towers in north Queensland goes off with a bang Twitter @BatConRescueQld @MareeTreadwellK @AusBats @OccasionalBat @NZBatman @rodrigomedellin …

Bats

Photo: Duncan PJ, Grey headed flying fox Bats are mammals of the order Chiroptera whose forelimbs form webbed wings, making them the only mammals naturally capable of true and sustained flight. – Wikipedia Embedded Tweets The National Flying-Fox Monitoring Program takes place four times a year & the upcoming February 2020 count will be an …

Mexico’s Bats

Photo: US Department of Agriculture, Vampire Bat Video University of Mexico Professor of Ecology Rodrigo Medellin travels deep into the Yucatan rainforest to research and photograph two rare carnivorous species of Vampire bat. Rodrigo Medellin http://web.ecologia.unam.mx/medellin https://www.instagram.com/rodrigomedellin1223/ https://twitter.com/rodrigomedellin Tweets by rodrigomedellin Photos Embedded Tweets Wonderful documentary about @rodrigomedellin's search for Mexico's false vampire bats, filmed …

Bat Week

Photo: Duncan PJ, Grey headed flying fox Bat Week – http://batweek.org – is an annual, international celebration of the role of bats in nature. Bat Week is organized by a team of representatives from across the United States and Canada from conservation organizations and government departments. Hashtag: #BatWeek 2019 dates: October 24-31 Key Links http://batweek.org …