How you can help bats
> Stay out of caves and mines where bats are believed to hibernate.
> Minimise disturbance to natural bat habitats near your home by reducing outdoor lighting and curtailing tree clearing.
> Construct homes for bats (see batworld.org for free construction plans) and place them in appropriate areas.
> If bats are in your home and you don’t want them there, work with a local natural resource agency to remove them without harming them.
> Learn how to help a downed bat and be prepared to do so.
> Learn more about bats at www. batworld.org