sorry, i do not recall the circumstances . . . found dead individual
United States (USA)
Bat was seen circling at night near the landing. Lateish in the year for this to be recorded if I recall right. Large bat with furry thickset and light colored body.
Appeared to be dying . Found next to Redwood Creek in a Coast Redwood grove .
Acoustic surveys using an AR125 receiver on the Rich Lake Trail and in the parking lots.
The hoary bat (Lasiurus cinereus) is a species of bat in the vesper bat family, Vespertilionidae. It occurs throughout most of North America and much of South America, with disjunct populations in the Galápagos Islands. The Hawaiian hoary bat (ssp. semotus), an endangered subspecies, is endemic to Hawaii.