Species endangered in NC
By: Elia Salazar
Virginia Eared Bat
The Virginia Eared Bat is found in Karst Regions of NC.
Why is it endangered?
Human disturbance is probably the major reason contributing to the fall of these bats. Disturbance during hibernation causes bats to lose stored fat reserves, and repeated disturbance can cause the bats to die before spring.
what is being done ?
Nothing can really be done because this is being caused by human disturbance so they are really just awareing people.