three bats roosting in a tree limb
Photo by CraigRJD/

This webinar will examine the lives of bats in our urban communities and provide important information on how to respond to the public’s concerns about potential zoonotic disease transmission. The presentation will also focus on providing helpful guidance for agency phone and field responses that humanely and effectively resolve conflicts with bats. We will cover:

  • The life history and behavior of urban bats
  • Responding to concerns and fear about bats and diseases like rabies and COVID-19
  • Tips for trouble-shooting problems with bats over the phone and in the field
  • Effective rescue techniques for bats trapped in structures
  • Appropriate bat eviction and exclusion strategies when a colony is present

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US: +1 312 626 6799 or +1 646 558 8656 or +1 301 715 8592 or +1 346 248 7799 or +1 669 900 9128 or +1 253 215 8782
Webinar ID: 970 6226 9357
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Event Date | June 10, 2020 - 2 to 3 pm