Navigation Links
Climate change projected to alter Indiana bat maternity range
Date:1/28/2013

dy predicts even more declines due to temperature rises from climate change, with much of the western portion of the current range forecast to be unsuitable for maternity habitat by 2060.

"Our model suggests that once average summer (May through August) maximum temperatures reach 27.4C (81.3F), the climatic suitability of the area for Indiana bat maternity colonies declines," says Loeb. "Once they reach 29.9C (85.8F), the area is forecast to become completely unsuitable. Initially, Indiana bat maternity colonies may respond to warming temperatures by choosing roosts that have more shade than the roosts that they currently use. Eventually, it is likely that they will have to find more suitable climates."

The models the researchers produced provide resource managers guidance on areas that are likely to contain maternity colonies now and in the future, depending on the availability of suitable habitat in those areas. "Managers in the western parts of the range should be aware of the potential changes in summer distributions due to climate change and not assume that declines are due to habitat loss or degradation," says Loeb. "Management actions that foster high reproductive success and survival will be critical for the conservation and recovery of the species."


'/>"/>

Contact: Susan Loeb
sloeb@fs.fed.us
864-656-4865
USDA Forest Service ‑ Southern Research Station
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. New study will help protect vulnerable birds from impacts of climate change
2. EU-funded study underlines importance of Congo Basin for global climate and biodiversity
3. UNH researchers find African farmers need better climate change data to improve farming practices
4. Fielding questions about climate change
5. Glacier-fed river systems threatened by climate change
6. Beating famine: Sustainable food security through land regeneration in a changing climate
7. Energy requirements make Antarctic fur seal pups vulnerable to climate change
8. Why spring is blooming marvelous (and climate change makes it earlier)
9. Carnegies Greg Asner named Energy/Climate Fellow by US State Department
10. Declines in Caribbean coral reefs pre-date damage resulting from climate change
11. Some corals like it hot: Heat stress may help coral reefs survive climate change
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/16/2014)... infections and worldwide claims the lives of 160,000 ... University have succeeded in developing a promising vaccination ... , Xavier Saelens (VIB/UGent): "We discovered a new ... development of a novel approach to vaccination against ... small children and elderly people." , RSV: ...
(Date:10/15/2014)... the pandemic risk from strains of influenza virus increases ... ourselves to become complacent that the most substantial threats ... , Influenza pandemics arise when a new virus strain ... immunity – spreads in the human population. There have ... the worst of which – the 1918 Spanish Flu ...
(Date:10/15/2014)... bacterial pneumonia in female mice to an enzyme activated ... naturally more resistant to respiratory infections than males. Now, ... resistance to bacterial pneumonia in female mice is linked ... also show that this enzyme is ultimately activated by ... The team, lead by Professor Lester Kobzik at the ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):New perspectives for development of an RSV vaccine 2Scientists 'must not become complacent' when assessing pandemic threat from flu viruses 2
... method to identify DNA mutations may shepherd in an ... screening and identification of genes that harbor disease. , ... Biosensors at the Biodesign Institute at ASU, led a ... of biosensors, electronics, and nanotechnology to fashion nanocrystals that ...
... provide for study of human immune responses, scientists have ... rapid immune response by two separate armies of defensive ... microbes like the leprosy bug, this initial defense sometimes ... yields to a dangerous, spreading infection. , Led by ...
... University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is one ... the National Institutes of Health to study why good ... the next seven years, the Drug-Induced Liver Injury Network, ... liver injury caused by prescription and over-the-counter medications, nutritional ...
Cached Biology News:Bioelectronic ‘signatures?hold key to DNA mutations 2Leprosy microbes lead scientists to immune discovery 2UNC launches study of liver injury caused by drugs 2
(Date:10/20/2014)... 2014 OncLive® is ... Center at Thomas Jefferson University has joined its ... Strategic Alliance Partnership program, the Sidney Kimmel Cancer ... raise awareness of the Center’s cutting-edge research programs, ... Clinicians and other health care professionals from the ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... OR (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Local ... participate in an investigational study of donor stem cells ... in stem cell therapy and has performed clinical stem ... this study is to determine if a single injection ... affected joints can help reduce pain and inflammation in ...
(Date:10/19/2014)... OCTOBER 20-22, 2014: The 9th Annual ... take place at the Congress Center Basel, ... now available at http://www.abim.ch . ... from all over the globe will exchange ... products and developments on the world market. ...
(Date:10/19/2014)... The Asia-Pacific Bromine Market report defines ... analysis and forecast of revenue. , Browse through ... report, to get an idea of the in-depth ... the segmentation in the Asia-Pacific bromine market, and ... , http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/asia-pacific-bromine-6741503144.html , Bromine is a ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Thomas Jefferson University Partners With OncLive 2Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Thomas Jefferson University Partners With OncLive 3Cascade Veterinary Referral Center Seeks Candidates for an Investigational Study of Stem Cells for Dogs with Arthritis 2The Asia-Pacific Bromine Market is estimated to grow to $4,080.1 million by 2018 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 2The Asia-Pacific Bromine Market is estimated to grow to $4,080.1 million by 2018 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 3
... CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Aug. 22 Quality and ... year in light of,demands for higher efficiencies fueled ... issues on multiple fronts --,smaller pipelines are affecting ... increasing and harsher FDA regulations brought more scrutiny ...
... non-profit, faith-based and community organizations to ... proactively get the job done, ... agreement with a non-profit organization to utilize its,Ogiene(TM) FE technology to ... safely used by those families so desperately in need,of biohazard-free housing., ...
... Cellular Platform Utilizing Cord, Blood and Menstrual Blood Derived Stem ... ... Vascular Structures, OLDSMAR, Fla., Aug. 21 Cryo-Cell,International, ... research collaboration to co-develop a combined cellular,platform therapeutic for rapidly ...
Cached Biology Technology:Leading Biopharmas Will Deliver Case Studies on Achieving Productivity Excellence through Engagement, Technology, Other Tools 2BioNeutral Signs Agreement With a Non-profit for Long-Term Removal of Formaldehyde to Save 10,000 Mobile Homes in Louisiana 2Cryo-Cell International and EndGenitor Technologies Announce Research Collaboration 2Cryo-Cell International and EndGenitor Technologies Announce Research Collaboration 3Cryo-Cell International and EndGenitor Technologies Announce Research Collaboration 4
... Sheep polyclonal to Decorin ( Abpromise ... Antigen: Synthetic peptide: ... amino acids 6-19 of Human Decorin ... bone proteoglycan II). ...
...
... NEW VSOS-4P, all Programmable and Digital Orbital Shaker. ... been redesigned to make every day use even ... memory for up to 4 different programs. Its ... your program. Furthermore, the VSOS-4P has a pulse ...
... plus,for Reliable Sterile Filtration of Tissue Culture ... pump or tube pump, quickly and,reliably sterilize ... aqueous solutions. The combination of a ... de-aeration,ensures high flow rates and optimal total,throughputs. ...
Biology Products: