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The Beaver State podcast Episode 32: Bats!

October 22, 2020

The Beaver State Podcast is a product of the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife that takes a look at hunting, fishing and wildlife viewing in Oregon through conversations with Oregonians, ODFW staff and luminaries throughout the conservation world. Each half-hour to forty-five minute podcast will explore complex fish and wildlife topics broadly and in detail, and future episodes will feature weekly information from the Recreation Report.

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Episode 32: Bats!

We talk to National Park Service Ecologist Tom Rodhouse all about Oregon's bats and their habitats. This episode is a good primer on Oregon bats but also details some of the habitat issues that impact many of our 15 species of bats in Oregon. Rodhouse also breaks down some cool new research that focuses on machine learning and bat species identification through sound monitoring.



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