Bat survey with DWR
It's back. A Hoary Bat has returned to the same spot on the same tree for the third year in a row.
If the pattern stays the same, it will winter here and then head of somewhere in March or April.
Hoary Bat (Lasiurus cinereus). Handler: Patricia Brown-Berry
Captured 4 female hoary bats.
Jenna, Dana and Matt observed two Hoary Bats during the BioBlitz Bat Walk. Specific location in Cranbrook Campus unknown.
Dawn and Sierra observed one Hoary Bat during the BioBlitz Bat Walk. Specific location in Cranbrook Campus unknown.
The hoary bat (Lasiurus cinereus) is a species of bat in the vesper bat family, Vespertilionidae. It occurs throughout most of North America and much of South America, with disjunct populations in the Galápagos Islands. The Hawaiian hoary bat (ssp. semotus), an endangered subspecies, is endemic to Hawaii.