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Bat-tastic Night Out: Bat Detecting Basics

Bat-tastic Night Out: Bat Detecting Basics, January 3, 2019, Begins at 7:00 pm – 9:00 p.m., Oxbow Eco-center, 5400 NE St James Drive, Port St Lucie. Adults over age 17..

During this event Ken Gioeli, UF/IFAS St. Lucie County Extension Agent, will go over the basics of bat detecting and guide you on a search for life after dark! Have you ever wondered what kind of bats and other creatures of the night live in Florida? Meet at the UF/IFAS St Lucie County Extension for an informative bat chat with Ken Gioeli, University of Florida/St. Lucie County Extension Natural Resource Agent. Learn about this fascinating, beautiful, misunderstood mammal that is an essential part of a healthy ecosystem. As the sun sets we will walk the trail at the Oxbow Eco-center. Ken will bring along bat detectors and night vision goggles for our quest to discover these nocturnal creatures!