UT Hosts Symposium This Week for Bat Research, Conservation, and Education

Schools and Libraries

October 18, 2017

From: University of Tennessee at Knoxville
Bat experts from around the country and the world are in Knoxville this week as part of the annual symposium of the North American Society for Bat Research. The conference will provide participants an opportunity to exchange ideas relating to bat research, conservation, and education. It will include field trips as well as a teachers’ workshop for local educators. A representative from the Organization for Bat Conservation will bring “flying foxes”—bats the size of Chihuahuas—for the teachers’