bats Harvesting guano to help Peruvian penguins: Saint Louis Zoo digs in By Véronique LaCapra • Aug 2, 2012 wwarby / Flickr Unlike their cold-weather relatives, Humboldt penguins live only in South America, along the rocky Pacific coast of Chile and Peru. The Saint Louis Zoo’s Michael Macek has been monitoring the penguins there, tracking their health and numbers. Newscast for April 3, 2012 By Scott Kanowsky • Apr 3, 2012 File photo / KBIA Regional news coverage from the KBIA News room, including: A look at how Missouri fared in the recent Mega Millions drawing. The state general assembly starts looking at budget bills Bats with white nose syndrome come to Missouri. Bat disease found north of St. Louis By Carah Hart • Apr 2, 2012 Angell Williams / flickr Three Missouri bats are confirmed to have white nose syndrome, found north of the St. Louis area. Fighting a disease in bats By Rehman Tungekar • Mar 29, 2012 US Fish and Wildlife Service / Flickr This week, we’ll hear about a devastating disease afflicting bat populations across the country, and learn about the hazards of ignoring the issue.