Students, alumni attend Tennessee Bat Working Group meeting

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Undergraduate and graduate students joined alumni at the annual Tennessee Bat Working Group meeting on Thursday, Nov. 16, at Ijams Nature Center.

Graduate students Ash Cable and Ashley Epstein jointly won the award for best student presentation at the meeting. Undergraduate Zoe Marczak also gave her first poster presentation on research she conducted over the summer.

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Graduate students Ashley Epstein and Ash Cable receive the best student presentation award at the Tennessee Bat Working Group meeting at Ijams Nature Center on Nov. 16. Photo courtesy: Emma Willcox
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Wildlife and Fisheries Science student Zoe Marczak stands next to her poster presentation. Photo courtesy: Emma Willcox

Cable was also elected chair of the working group. Wildlife Science Professor Emma Willcox was elected as a board member.

The Tennessee Bat Working Group aims to study and exchange information to help coordinate the conservation of bat species in the state.