MacKenzie Hall of the Conserve Wildlife Foundation of New Jersey writes:
In 2009, New Jersey Summer Bat Count data helped us measure the impact of White-nose Syndrome on NJ's bats. How many bats had died? Would the survivors be able to heal and to raise young? The answers may be more complex than we imagined. Read our 2009 report here ( Download Cwnj_3.
Information from citizen scientists is just as important this year, whether the bats at your roost site have increased, decreased, or disappeared altogether.
More information follows.