White Nose Syndrome in bats

Recent information from the Australian Chief Veterinary Officer to ASF By NICHOLAS WHITE ASF Conservation Commissioner The Chief Veterinary Officer, Dr Mark Schipp, has appealed to the Australian speleological community (ASF) to be aware of the debilitating fungal ‘White Nose Syndrome’ (WNS) in bats. Currently neither the syndrome nor the fungus has been identified in … Continue reading White Nose Syndrome in bats

Chasing Bat Calls on the Nullarbor

CLARE BUSWELL FUSSI | Insectivorous bat occurrence data from the Nullarbor bioregion are scant and largely based on capture records or observations in caves. Currently eight species have been recorded (Table 1) (McKenzie and Robinson 1987; Kemper et al. in prep). Many of these records were collected from the treed section of the Nullarbor Plain … Continue reading Chasing Bat Calls on the Nullarbor