What do bats eat? What do they do in winter? And because do they nap unresolved upside down? Answers to questions like these about a bat class can now be found on a 300 meter (984.3 ft) prolonged bat inlet route during “Steigerwald Center – experiencing sustainability.” It extends a some-more than 1,000 block meter (10,763.9 sq ft) information core in Handthal. Visitors of all ages can learn some-more there about a timberland medium during hands-on interactive stations.
Four new stations underline large, colorfully designed arrangement play that learn visitors engaging contribution about local bat class and their habitat. They learn, for example, how bats use echolocation to lane their food. An innovative pattern means that a arrangement play interest to mixed age groups simultaneously, including preschoolers, students and adults. Younger visitors learn some-more about bats by countless cinema and hands-on interactive stations. At a special fun hire there is a bar where
they can hang upside down, usually like a bat. Informative content modules, on a other hand, learn adults in fact about a endangerment of bats and about ways to strengthen them.
A special underline of a information arrangement play along a bat inlet trail: Their frames are not done of wood, though of metal. Even so, they are lonesome with a special powder cloaking that gives them a wood-like appearance. This creates a aspect of a steel support demeanour and even feel like a bellow of a tree. As a result, a frames mix in ideally with a timberland ecosystem while also being some-more durable than frames done of wood.
Visitors can also use their smartphones to entrance some-more in-depth information about bats online regulating tracking numbers.
The use of complicated record has always been a partial of a judgment of a Steigerwald Center. The digital resources are an appealing and complicated approach to assistance visitors learn some-more about a theme of environmental protection. The “tree experience”, for instance, explains cycles of inlet like photosynthesis in an generally transparent and easy-to-understand way. “We yield tolerable and integrated support for projects that strengthen a environment. That is critical to us. This is because we not usually focused on a interior of a information center, though also get visitors meddlesome in wildlife charge and a sourroundings directly outdoor in inlet and regulating multimedia. The new bat inlet route is a fun approach to lift recognition and surprise people,” pronounced Dr. Rüdiger Recknagel, Managing Director of a Audi Environmental Foundation.
Environmental preparation and wildlife charge are dual focal areas for a Audi Environmental Foundation. This also includes a company’s impasse with a Steigerwald Center, that non-stop in 2014. The Audi Environmental Foundation is ancillary a plan over a five-year duration with EUR 250,000. The core is regulating a income in sold to acquire high-quality multimedia exhibits.
The bat inlet route is a third environmental preparation and wildlife charge plan for a Audi Environmental Foundation in a Franconia region. The substructure has already upheld a “Outdoor Classroom” environmental core plan in Breitengüßbach as good as a environmental preparation plan “The final jackdaw colonies in Bavaria.”