Rainforests need bats, we need rainforests…you do the math!
One bat can carry up to 60,000 seeds in a single night. If just 1/10 of a percent of those seeds survive, they could produce roughly 11,000 new seedlings in a year. That’s just ONE BAT!
Merlin Tuttle’s Bat Conservation is the most recent contribution by Merlin Tuttle to the world of bats. With over 50 years of in-depth knowledge and experience Merlin Tuttle, renowned bat expert, educator and wildlife photographer founded MTBC with one true goal in mind; teaching the world to understand and appreciate the vital contributions bats make to human beings and the world we live in.