Lesser Long Nosed Bats on Hummingbird Feeder Oct 6, 2011

Bat photos from last night.

They drained 2 hummingbird feeders but the third one still has about a cup of sugar water in it.

They are amazing to watch. Now they are showing up shortly after 7 pm. Last night was pretty chilly here. The bats were very active while I watched them from 7 to around 8 pm.

Often times two or three bats will drink from the feeder at the same time. Of course when that happens it always seems I have to wait for my flash to recharge so I miss getting a photo of them.

And in the morning, the hummingbirds arrive, wondering what happened to all their food.:) Well hummingbirds it won’t be long before the bats migrate south and the feeders are full 24/7

More beautiful bats

Links to see Bat Nights with USFW



~ by Meg on October 7, 2011.

One Response to “Lesser Long Nosed Bats on Hummingbird Feeder Oct 6, 2011”

  1. Good information and especially informative. Thanks for taking the time to write it and post it!

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