Conservation of BC Bats and Facts About Coronavirus

Feb 6, 2020

  • Human health is intertwined with wildlife and environmental health. 
  • Bat populations are declining and bat conservation is important. 
  • Consider all the facts before becoming afraid.  Stop the persecution of bats. 

To get your facts straight, please follow these links:  

Research on bats, bat ecology, bat immunology, and bat virology is ongoing and important. For example, medicine is being developed based on bat saliva, to help stroke and heart disease victims.  

Photo: Townsend’s Big-eared Bat. Sunshine Coast Wildlife Project.