Merlin’s Response on Bats and Mosquito Control

There is no doubt that bats are primary predators of the vast numbers of insects that fly at night, and some species consume large numbers of mosquitoes when they are available.

Bats play an important role in the environment and can serve as agricultural pest control agents, a single bat can ingest over one thousand insects per hour! And colonies contain thousands of bats! They retain the balance in nature by hunting and feeding off of mosquitoes, flies, gnats, and more. Many of these insects are destroyers of gardens and crops, while many others are simple nuisances to humans and our properties.

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