September 27, 2017

News

MSU Fall Bat Walks

Numerous times throughout the fall semester, the Bat Association of MSU (BAM) collaborated with the MSU Zoological Student Association and led evening Bat Walks with MSU students and the Lansing community. The tour began with a short presentation detailing Michigan’s nine bat species, and moved to the species inhabiting frequented …
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Collaboration with REACH

The Bat Association of MSU was really excited to be invited to do a Bat House Building workshop with the students at REACH Studio Art Center in ReoTown! With their help, we constructed 4 large, double chamber maternal bat boxes. Each box was made entirely from reclaimed cedar fencing, and …
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Bat Houses at the Big Green Gig

The Bat Association of MSU was lucky to be able to participate in the Earth Day Festival “The Big Green Gig” this weekend! We built 11 maternal bat boxes to give away, all out of reclaimed pallet wood, and were able to raise 90 dollars in donations to put up …
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Bat Association of MSU Launches Summer Volunteer Program

The Bat Association of MSU is excited to be working with Creature Control to launch our new Summer Volunteer Program! We will be building bat houses and helping exclude bat colonies from people’s homes. Through this project, we hope to progress our understanding of Lansing bat populations and their interactions …
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Bat Association of MSU Teams up with the MSU Zoologic Student Association

For Bat Appreciation Week 2018, we were really excited to team up with the MSU Zoological Student Association to help build bat houses for the community! Check out the video below of our preparation for the workshop and some of the shots from the workshop. If anybody wants a bat …
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Creature Control partners with the Bat Association of MSU

Creature Control has teamed up with the Bat Association of MSU in a collaborative effort to conserve bats and come to the aid of less fortunate struggling families in the Local Lansing Community while performing valuable research on Michigan bat populations. “The Bat Association of MSU is proud to announce …
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The Organization for Bat Conservation Will be Greatly Missed!

We are deeply saddened by the recent decision to close the Organization for Bat Conservation. For the past 20 years, this organization has been a leading voice in the bat conservation community and has inspired countless people from all around the country to join the cause. Many members of The …
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BAM Joins the MSU Green Alliance

BAM (The Bat Association of MSU) is proud to have joined the MSU Green Alliance, a coalition of MSU campus groups who share similar goals of building a better, more environmentally minded campus. We are excited to be working in this coalition alongside these other amazing campus organizations! We look …
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New Website Launched!

As we start the school year, BAM (Bat Association of MSU) is excited to announce our new website! Stay up to date on upcoming projects and events, sign up for our email list, and if you are able, DONATE! Time or money is always appreciated! We look forward to another …
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