E.g., Jun 26 2024
E.g., Jun 26 2024
Expert Talk: Erin Cord with Bats International
When 
Sat, 5/18/2024 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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Where 
Inks Lake State Park
3630 Park Road 4 West
Burnet, TX, 78611
United States
Description:

Learn about these flying mammals from a real wildlife rehabilitator!

Learn about a particular subject or topic from a local expert. This program is open to all ages. 

Erin Cord from Bat Conservation International will speak about the importance of bats, the nocturnal flying mammal. 

"Bats need our help now more than ever- over 50% of U.S. bats are considered at risk. Besides adding diversity and flair to local wildlife, bats are important for insect control and help reduce the use of pesticides. Join Bat Conservation International’s Community Partnerships Manager Erin Cord as she talks about our local bats, the threats they face, and how you can help them in the comfort of your own backyard." 

https://www.batcon.org/

When: 5/18/24 7pm
Where: Amphitheater

Park admission is free with a Texas State Parks Pass. On busy weekends, reserve your day pass early online! Please note: You do NOT need to register or make a reservation for this event, just be sure you have a day pass purchased for everyone attending.

*Program is subject to cancellation due to weather 

About Erin Cord: "Erin is the Community Partnerships Manager at Bat Conservation International (BCI) and proudly works with communities in ways that benefit both bats and people. She is a wildlife biologist by trade but pivoted to more of an engagement/education role after graduate school. Erin adores all things bats and has worked at BCI since 2019. " 

Things To Do: 
Educational Programs
Fees: 
Entrance fees to park apply
Ages: 
All ages