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Bat Week is Coming!

Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission - Friday, October 09, 2020

Bat Week, an annual, international celebration of the role of bats in nature, is observed October 24 to 31. Bat Week is designed to raise awareness about the need for bat conservation. Due to the  ... Read More

Arkansas Bat Species Declining From White-Nose Syndrome

Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission - Monday, October 30, 2017

Article content courtesy of the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission (https://www.agfc.com/en/), used with permission Surveys conducted by researchers across Arkansas last winter found that popu ... Read More

ANHC Aquatic Ecologist Awarded for Work at Foushee Cave Natural Area

Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission - Monday, February 27, 2017

At the 2017 Annual Meeting of the Arkansas chapter of the American Fisheries Society (https://arkansasafs.wildapricot.org/), Jason Throneberry, ANHC Aquatic Ecologist, received an award for his ... Read More

How Do Ectotherms Survive the Winter?

Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission - Friday, November 20, 2015

Ectotherms, or cold-blooded animals, must find a way to stay warm or cool as temperatures outside fluctuate. Most mammals and birds are endothermic, or warm-blooded, and can regulate their body te ... Read More


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