Bats of British Columbia

by Liz Crocker

Studying bats is a great way to learn about mammals, adaptations and habitats and you don’t have to do it in the dark!

Check out the second edition of the Bats of British Columbia Handbook!

Explore the Community Bat Programs of BC website:

Check out UBC’s E-Fauna BC for information about your local bats.


Echolocation Video
This stunning slow motion footage shows how bats use echolocation to find water. We know how bats echolocate to hunt insects, but this is the first study to show how they recognise large, flat objects like ponds (by Youtube contributor Nature Video).