The annual Bat Blitz is one of our most successful programs. This event brings together biologists and land managers to gather important information on the bat fauna of a selected area. Learn more: Bat Blitz Information and FAQs.
SBDN Bat News (click on link to subscribe).
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Proposes Endangered Status for the Northern Long-eared Bat; Listing Not Warranted for Eastern Small-footed Bat. The USFWS is now looking for comments on the proposal, visit www.regulations.org and enter Docket No. FWS_FRDOC_0001-1076 in the search box. You can also download a PDF copy of the Federal Register entry.
2014 Bat Blitz. This year SBDN will be sponsoring a multi-state blitz to be held for at least 2 nights from September 4 - 10. Informational conference call with Trina Morris scheduled for Wednesday, May 21st at 2:00 pm EST.
The 20th Annual Meeting of the Southeastern Bat Diversity Network and 25th Colloquium on the Conservation of Mammals in the Southeastern U.S. will be held March 3-6, 2015 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in downtown St. Louis, Missouri. This will be a joint meeting with other bat working groups from across the continent. Check back here for more details.
Nightwing News December 2013 issue.
Link to CORA/MYAU Conservation Strategy.
2014 Abstracts and Programs from the 2014 SBDN Annual Meeting and Colloquium on Conservation of Mammals in the Southeastern US added to History Archives.