For the 2nd year, we ran a bat night for Knox City Council. The bat night included a information session at dusk session followed by checking bat traps and audio recorders set up on Blind Creek. The night proved a great success with 40 people attending. We were fortunate to catch 4 bats of 2 species; Little Forest Bat and Lesser Long-eared Bat.
The International Ecoacoustics Congress 2018, was organised by the Australasian Chapter of Ecoacoustics (https://ausecoacoustics.org/). The congress was run over four days (24-27 June) in Brisbane at the Queensland University of Technology and Griffith University.
Whilst on a recent overseas trip to the west coast of United States, I (Rob) was invited to assist Vashon Nature Center (Vashon Island; Seattle) with their annual Bioblitz. The Vashon Nature Center (VNC) is a community focused organisation providing environmental education and facilitating citizen science projects.