Tag: conservation

A Bioblitz in Texas

The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is hosting a Pollinator BioBlitz from September 23rd to October 8th. What is a BioBlitz? National Geographic says that a BioBlitz is, “an event that focuses on finding and identifying as many species as possible in a specific area…

The Largest Occupied Bat Houses in the World

    It can be a challenge to get bats to use a bat house. Giant bat houses at the University of Florida house some 350,000 bats, one of the largest urban bat colonies in the world. Relocating bats to those houses took several…

A New Housing Development- for Bats

We were excited to read this article about a home builder in the UK partnering with the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds to create a conservation minded housing development with wildlife highways for hedgehogs and native shrub and wildflower plantings for pollinators and…