Holy discovery Batman! The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, in collaboration with Central Lakes College, has discovered a bat species new to Minnesota, the evening bat (Nycticeius humeralis).
This week is National Bat Week, and the Lake Superior Zoo has some great family events planned for this Saturday, November 1st. The public is invited to participate in the following bat-themed programs and activities:
Forget snakes on plane — now we’ve got bats invading our airlines. Last Friday, passengers on an Atlanta-bound Delta flight felt like they were in an airborne Gotham City when a bat emerged from the cabin, giving travelers quite a start.