Gray bat

Myotis grisescens

COUNTIES IN NORTH CAROLINA

The following is a list of North Carolina counties in which the endangered Gray Bat is know to live.

  • Buncombe
  • Haywood
  • Madison
  • Transylvania
  • Swain

WHY IS IT ENDANGERED?

The Gray Bat is endangered because of human activities and disturbance to their habitats. another reason of the Gray Bats being on the endangered list is being killed off by chemical insecticides over the years.

WHAT IS BEING DONE

Some people are building bat habitats so that they have a nice safe place to live. There are other places that are protected, these places bats can live in peace and no human will come to harm them.