*Bat species know to use bat houses or condos in the United States include Little Brown (Myotis lucifugus), Indiana Bat (Myotis sodalis), Free-tailed Bat (Tadarida brasiliensis), Big Brown Bat (Eptesicus fuscus), Evening Bat (Nycticeius humeralis), Pallas' Mastiff Bat (Molossus molossus), Northern Long-eared Myotis (Myotis septentrionalis), Western Long-eared Myotis (Myotis evotis), and Cave Myotis (Myotis velifer).
Our "old school" bat houses from BCM circa 2001 showing the relative size difference between the Three and (discontinued) Five Chamber styles.
Eight Chamber style bat house one year after proper installation in Confluence, PA. The Bat Bunker Plus bat house by BCM is longer-lasting version bat roost most silimar to this in size.
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Modern bat houses featuring our advanced design and solid construction have proven successful across the United States. They are popular with people interested in low maintenance, environmentally friendly insect control. Others are searching for ways to house colonies which are presently conflicting with human needs. Of course, many folks are simply fascinated by these sophisticated creatures found right in their own backyard. Invented in Pennsylvania, these boxes are easily adaptable to other climates with proper coloration. Several sizes are available for any application.
Our design is based on over ten years of summer bat research and maintains an unparalleled 95% use record. (Source: PA Game Commission). With additional refinements of our own, we offer these products in kit form as well as fully assembled. Our boxes work! Click here to browse our selection of QuickTime bat movies!
This particular dawn return swarm in central Pennsylvania features over 150 little brown bats. A BCM style box is their summer home.
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