29 Sep '13, 12pm

Watch the World’s Largest Bat Colony Take Flight

Watch the World’s Largest Bat Colony Take Flight

Every evening, an estimated 10 million Mexican free-tailed bats emerge from Bracken Cave in central Texas to hunt night-flying insects in what Bat Conservation International (BCI) calls one of North America’s most vivid natural phenomena. While tours are offered for people who can make it there, a live video feed is now available, thanks to BCI, for those of us who can’t and offers a good way for us to share this wonder with others and raise awareness about the bats who call Bracken Cave home from March through October. Unbeknownst to them, their home and futures have been at the center of a controversy over the Crescent Hills subdivision – a proposed housing development on property that runs adjacent to the Bracken Cave Preserve. The project, which was proposed by Galo Properties, includes plans to build nearly 4,000 homes to the immediate south of the cave, right smack i...

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