Bats of the Chihuahuan Desert

Fort Selden Historic Site & Taylor-Mesilla Historic Property

Grade Level(s): K-4

For thousands of years many people have considered bats to be mysterious creatures. There are many misconceptions about bats that contribute to the stories and fears that surround them. In this lesson, students will learn about the biology of bats, their habitats, and the truth about some of the most common misconceptions.


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Bat Photos

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