As viewed from the lake

As viewed from below

Phipps Bat House

 

Location: Klapp-Phipps Park,
  Tallahassee, Florida
Date completed:  
Footprint: 10 ft. X 10 ft.
Height to bottom:  23 ft.
Roof material: Clay tile
Estimated capacity:   40,000 bats
Occupancy: None As of 2007
Note: This bat house was originally constructed with open mesh roosting surfaces.  Open mesh partitions have not worked well in Florida.  Consequently, the interior was converted to grooved plywood partitions in late 2007.

 

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