By reporting a sighting of a Florida Bonneted Bat, you're helping us continue to study and monitor population dynamics. Reports are sent to the Miami Bat Lab and shared with the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.

Report a Florida Bonneted Bat Sighting

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    If possible, upload a photo of the head and rump of a bat without disturbing it.


Verification of sighting

Take this questionnaire to determine if you've actually seen a Florida bonneted bat or not.


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“The importance of the partnership between Zoo Miami and Bat Conservation International cannot be overstated. By combining their unique resources, they have created a role model for conservation efforts to better understand and protect this critically endangered species for future generations.”

Ron Magill