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NEWS: Light pollution affects regeneration of tropical rainforests

Press release 13 March 2014
Artificial light puts ecosystem services of tropical fruit-eating bats at risk
Adobe Acrobat Dokument [659.6 KB]
Pressemitteilung 13. März 2014
Künstliches Licht gefährdet die ökosystemaren Dienstleistungen von Frucht fressenden Fledermäusen in den Tropen
Adobe Acrobat Dokument [726.5 KB]

New feature on this web page: Watch the stunning slow motion videos of nectar-feeding, fruit-eating and insect-feeding bats at BATS IN ACTION. Download the below video to get a taste of it.

Short-tailed fruit bat visiting infructescence of a Piper plant
Slow motion of a Carollia sowelli approaching and harvesting an infructescence of Piper sancti-felicis.
QuickTime Video Format [10.1 MB]