State officials say they’ve received the first reports this winter of Michigan bats dying from white-nose syndrome.
“We face the loss of multiple bat species and the benefits they provide to our ecosystems and our people.”
Officials say a bat found unable to fly in a Palmer Park has tested positive for rabies.
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.
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?
An Ann Arbor family is receiving two weeks of rabies treatments after a dead bat was found in their home.
A bat found dead in the bedroom of an Ann Arbor apartment complex has tested positive for rabies.