Sarah Stankavich has an M.S. in Biology from Eastern Washington University, where she completed her thesis on the spatial and temporal activity of bats over wetlands. Sarah worked for the Ohio Division of Wildlife from 2018-2021 where she coordinated the agency’s bat research efforts, such as winter hibernacula surveys, stationary and mobile acoustic surveys, and roost counts, and also assisted with environmental consultations. In 2021, Sarah joined Bat Conservation International as the project manager of the Fat Bat Project, the largest scale test of a solution to WNS to date. In addition to being on the Midwest Bat Working Group Board of Directors since 2020, Sarah is also part of the planning team for the Ohio Bat Working Group and has been leading efforts to help the group accomplish goals laid out in the Ohio Bat Conservation Plan.
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