bats almighty

August 3, 2009

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the bats are at it again. in early july, this maternal colony (all females) reproduces, more than doubling in size  to about 200,000 – 250,000 bats.

at nightfall, they spill out by the hundreds, funneling off into the sky, disappearing into evening. it’s quite beautiful

new photo + words on habit today.

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2 Responses to “bats almighty”


  1. Does that mean I am going to miss them? :-(

  2. norma Says:

    wow, amazing. i’ve always wanted to see this sort of site in person. maybe someday but thanks for sharing a photo.


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