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How do you build a bat box? Answered

I would really like a bat box, but I don't know how to build one!



Bat Conservation International also has lots of info and plans:


One of the trickiest things is picking the right place to hang the box. Bats can be picky.

Yes, with a little more research, I've found that you have to but them in really sunny areas. I did end up making one, and I had to paint it black to absorb the most heat. Bats like it really warm apparently!