BC Community Bat Prorgrams

Help people and bats

If you have bats in your house, barn, or property, please contact us.

If you need to immediately remove a single bat from your living room or elsewhere in your house, here’s how!

Latest updates

Become a citizen scientist with the BC Annual Bat Count

The BC Community Bat Program is calling for volunteers to get involved in the BC Annual Bat Count. Starting June 1st, bat biologists and volunteers will be enjoying late nights, counting bats at maternity roosts throughout the province.

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White-nose Syndrome Bat Monitoring – Please Report Dead Bats

Last year, the fungus that causes white-nose syndrome (WNS) in bats was detected in Grand Forks, BC.  This winter and spring, the BC Community Bat Program, in collaboration with the Province of BC, is asking the public for help in the effort to detect and prevent the spread of WNS.... ➤

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New Survey:  Have Bats Used Your Exterior Window Shades and Power Awnings Over the Last 10 Years?

Bats are getting injured or even squished by roll up blinds and power awnings that provide shade to homes in the summer. The BC Community Bat Program is actively seeking assistance to assess how common this is and address it accordingly. Bats are important wildlife that provide natural insect pest... ➤

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Become a citizen scientist with the BC Annual Bat Count

The BC Community Bat Program is calling for volunteers to get involved in the BC Annual Bat Count. Starting June 1st, bat biologists and volunteers will be enjoying late nights,... ➤

White-nose Syndrome Bat Monitoring – Please Report Dead Bats

Last year, the fungus that causes white-nose syndrome (WNS) in bats was detected in Grand Forks, BC.  This winter and spring, the BC Community Bat Program, in collaboration with the... ➤

New Survey:  Have Bats Used Your Exterior Window Shades and Power Awnings Over the Last 10 Years?

Bats are getting injured or even squished by roll up blinds and power awnings that provide shade to homes in the summer. The BC Community Bat Program is actively seeking... ➤

Become a citizen scientist with the BC Annual Bat Count

The BC Community Bat Program is calling for volunteers to get involved in the BC Annual Bat Count. Starting June... ➤

White-nose Syndrome Bat Monitoring – Please Report Dead Bats

Last year, the fungus that causes white-nose syndrome (WNS) in bats was detected in Grand Forks, BC.  This winter and... ➤

New Survey:  Have Bats Used Your Exterior Window Shades and Power Awnings Over the Last 10 Years?

Bats are getting injured or even squished by roll up blinds and power awnings that provide shade to homes in... ➤