Vermont's Bats - Celebrate International Bat Appreciation Day
Date: April 17, 2019
Time: 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Fairbanks Museum, St Johnsbury VT | map
Learn about bat conservation and recovery efforts being implemented in Vermont and across the continent from state biologist Alyssa Bennett. She will introduce you to the major threats that face Vermont’s nine bat species, including the deadly fungal disease White-nose Syndrome. You will learn what the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is doing here in Vermont and on the international stage to combat this disease through the use of colorful photos, compelling figures, and collaborative success stories.
Free and open to the public.
Bio: Alyssa Bennett is the Small Mammals Biologist for the Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department, where she works primarily on the conservation and recovery of Vermont’s bats.