Post-doctoral UNM Biologist Ara Winter tells us about how changes in the bacteria populations on bats are driven by the bats’ local habitat. The bacteria populations in bats are dependent on the degree of landscape and plant diversity complexity. The need to protect local and regional native habitats is highlighted.
New Mexico Bats and Their Bacteria: Landscape Complexity and Plant Diversity as Drivers
- NM Museum of Natural History 1801 Mountain Rd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104, USA
- Native Plant Society of New Mexico