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How to build a bat house / Bat Box

Instructions for building the Bat box can be found in the project's educational kit ( in the student's booklet (pages 28 - 29,

The location of the bat house should be: (1) in the sun, but not in the afternoon sun (avoid north and west walls), (2) high up where cats cannot reach (at a height of 4-5 meters), (3) away from foliage and other obstacles (at least 6 meters away), (4) near places with many insects (in water, vegetation, etc.).