Dwarf epauletted fruit bat (Micropteropus pussilus) flying at night (iStock photo)

Officials: New Cases Of White-Nose Syndrome In Bats Found

State officials say they’ve received the first reports this winter of Michigan bats dying from white-nose syndrome.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/25/2015

A Little Brown Bat (credit: istock)

Fungal Disease Fatal To Bats Spreads To Michigan, Half Of US

“We face the loss of multiple bat species and the benefits they provide to our ecosystems and our people.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/10/2014

Little brown bat (credit: New York Dept. of Environmental Conservation)

Rabid Bat Found In Detroit Park

Officials say a bat found unable to fly in a Palmer Park has tested positive for rabies.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/07/2013

Bat hanging from a branch. (Credit: Michal Cizek/AFP/Getty Images)

Michigan Bats Survey: No Sign Of Killer Fungus

A statewide survey of 60 bat wintering sites in Michigan found no sign of the fatal fungal disease white nose syndrome, according to a Department of Natural Resources report released this week.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/28/2012

AP photo (credit: Tony Dejak)

Bats: True Utility Animals

For most of us, the sight of a bat swooping through the sky causes us to duck and run. But if you knew that the variety known as the Little Brown Bat weighs no more than two nickels, would you think twice about screeching?

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/19/2011

(File photo: Ian Waldie/Getty Images)

Another Rabid Bat Found In Ann Arbor

An Ann Arbor family is receiving two weeks of rabies treatments after a dead bat was found in their home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/13/2011

(File photo: Ian Waldie/Getty Images)

Rabid Bat Found In Ann Arbor Apartment Complex

A bat found dead in the bedroom of an Ann Arbor apartment complex has tested positive for rabies.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/26/2011