Tips to build a bat house to help protect the bat population in Wisconsin

Local 5 Live

(WFRV) – Bats can be unwelcome house guests, but there are some very good reasons to want them near your home.

Local 5 Live’s Retired Rambler Steve De Baker was in the studio along with Jerry Theys from Wildlife of Wisconsin with a closer look at the benefits bats bring to our ecosystem and what to do if you find one in your home or garage.

We also learn some tips on how to build a bat house to help the bat population stay protected in Wisconsin.

For more information, head to and be sure to follow Wildlife of Wisconsin on Facebook.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss

Coronavirus News

More Coronavirus

Trending Stories

Don't Miss

Your Local Election HQ

More Election

Local Sports

Notre Dame Heading to State

Purple Aces

Thursday Prep Spotlight: Tickets to state track and field meet punched, De Pere baseball outlasts Ashwaubenon

Milwaukee Bucks Game Six Preview Kyle Malzhan

Hortonville & Green Bay Preble softball survive upset bids, Coleman baseball cruises past Crivitz

Tuesday Prep Spotlight