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It's "Bat Week
" in Ohio. Seriously, it is.
Bats are important to both Ohio’s economy and ecosystems, which is why Governor Mike DeWine has proclaimed October 24-31
as Bat Week to highlight the need for bat conservation.
“Bats contribute substantially to our economy by protecting our forests and agriculture from crop-damaging insects and pests,” said Mary Mertz, director of the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR)
. “It is critical that we continue efforts to promote the health of bat populations here in Ohio and across the nation.” Read More
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