Nature & Science
IMPORTANT NEWS: If you plan to go caving at Lava Beds and have been in a cave or mine East of the Rocky Mountains in the United States or Canada or anywhere in Europe, please read this important information to protect Lava Beds' bats from a deadly disease: White-nose Syndrome
You might be surprised by the variety of wildlife that overcomes dry summers, cold winters, and scarce water to thrive here; bird watching is especially good year-round.
Did You Know?
Female bats can delay insemination for the duration of the winter, waiting for spring to begin their gestation period.