CITIZEN SCIENCE BAT MONITORING – Eight species of these nocturnal creatures live in Ontario. Seven of them have been sighted at Heartland Forest: the hoary bat, the silver-haired bat, the big brown bat, the tricolored bat, the little brown myotis bat, the northern long-eared myotis and the eastern small-footed myotis. Walk with us through the forest at dusk and use our portable bat monitors to collect data and to hear bats of the forest using echolocation in real time!
When: Thursday September 14
Where: Meet in the Nature Centre.
Anyone is welcome! Children 17 and under must be accompanied by an adult.
Rain or Shine!
What to bring: Bug spray and long and light coloured clothing.
All parties attending the workshop and/or walk who are 18 years of age or older will be required to sign a waiver, one person must be 18 years of age or older and able to sign a waiver on behalf of anyone younger in attendance.