Experiencing the world of bats.
Costa Rica has 110 species of bats which is one of the largest in the world. Bats can behave in different ways considering what species they are while at the same time they share some of the same behaviors and traits. Insect eating bats make up more than 65% of the earths bat population, bats have interesting habits like sleeping schedule, hunting practices, mating season and feeding.
Why are bats important?
Learning about bats and their habitats is essential to societies in order to understand why it´s important to maintain the populations of bats. History shows that people and communities have had a negative perception of bats because due to a misunderstanding about them. Bats have a relevant part in the ecological community as insectivores, pollinators, and also their fruit consumption.
The tour is informative, educational and entertaining focused on biology and conservation.