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Evening bat

The evening bat, Nycticeius humeralis, is an abundant bat throughout the southeastern United States, northward to the upper Midwest and Ontario. It ranges along the Atlantic seaboard south throughout Florida to Veracruz, Mexico. A true forest bat, the evening bat is almost never encountered in caves. It forms nursery colonies in hollow trees, behind loose…

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Mexican free-tailed bat

Mexican free-tailed bats, Tadarida brasiliensis, occupy a wide variety of habitats, ranging from desert communities through pinion-juniper woodland and pine-oak forests at elevations from sea level to 9,000 feet or more. The largest U.S. populations of free-tailed bats live in the West, with the densest concentrations found in Texas where they form maternity colonies numbering…

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Little Brown Bat

Historically, the little brown myotis, Myotis lucifugus, was abundant throughout forested areas of the U.S. as far north as Alaska. It ranges from Alaska to Labrador and Newfoundland (Canada), south to southern California, northern Arizona, and northern New Mexico. In the West it is found mainly in mountainous and riparian areas in a wide variety…

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Big Brown Bat

The big brown bat, Eptesicus fuscus, is found in virtually every American habitat ranging from timberline meadows to lowland deserts, though it is most abundant in deciduous forest areas. It is often abundant in suburban areas of mixed agricultural use. This species ranges from extreme northern Canada, throughout the United States and south to the…

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Bat house 442

MODEL WI-442M (Brochure) Dimensions: 4′ x 4′ x 2′ tall This is our standard sized model. It is modular, and design so it can be modified and added to as needed or desired, in the future, indefinitely.  Just like all our bat houses, the model WI-442M is built of durable long-lasting exterior grade sidings and…

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MODEL WI-444

MODEL WI-444 (Brochure) Size: 4’x4’x4′ Our monster sized model. It is designed solely for large estates, refuges, parks or even cities. Thousands of bats can become denizens of the model WI-444. Our houses are built of durable long-lasting exterior grade sidings and come with corrosion resistant metal roofs. Have questions about this model being shipped…

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