Bat Box Maintenance

By Taylor McConnell
Biology Major Class of 2016
University of Mary Washington

Basic Bat Facts (1, 2, 5)
Virginia State Bat: the Virginia Big-Eared bat
Lifespan: about 15-20 years
Mate: as early as late fall/winter
Reproduce: in summer
Litter Size: 1-2 bats
Predators: Owls, hawks, raccoons, and skunks
Diet: fruit or insects
Active: Nocturnal