Bats in Parks

Many national parks have bats. In fact, more than 50 species of bats live in national parks in trees, in caves, and in old mines and other manmade structures. Find out how many species of bats live in a park near you and keep up-to-date with news about bats from around the park service.

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Find Bats in Parks

Learn about the species of bats in individual parks.

western small footed bat at Badlands National Park

Bat Species in Parks

More than 50 unique species of bats live in national parks!

Attendees to BioBlitz Festival learn about bats.

Bats at BioBlitz 2016

Attendees to BioBlitz Festival in Washington, D.C. learn all about bats.

big brown bat held by researcher

Bat Stories and News

Stories and bat news from around the country.

Last updated: January 19, 2017


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