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Highlights on Current Research
Florida Scrub-Jay Translocations
This project, led by FWRI’s Wildlife Research program, works to develop effective techniques for translocation of Florida scrub-jays. This study is the necessary first step towards developing an ongoing and sustainable translocation program for the species.
Producing a More Effective Management Strategy for WNS-Susceptible Bats in Florida
This study was initiated by FWRI’s Wildlife Research group to survey and monitor Florida’s bat populations for any sign of white-nose syndrome, which is usually fatal for affected bats.