July 6, 2022

DEP Biologist to Present on Bat Die-Off in Chester, August 15th

From a press release:

Mark your calendar for Sunday, August 15th from 4-6 pm at the Chester Meeting House in Chester, CT for a special program “What is killing the bats, and why does this affect us?” a presentation by Jennie Dickson, Supervising Wildlife Biologist at the Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection.

Dickson has been surveying caves in Connecticut tracking the mortality rates of sickened bats and will speak on the disease and research for causes and cures. Come and learn about ways you can help the DEP conserve wildlife. Refreshments will be served.

Email smhaig@snet.net for more information.