Due to they’re nocturnal nature , bat are both unique and misunderstood.
While we have up to 15 different species of bats in Kansas the VAMPIRE BAT is not one of them! All Kansas bats feed on insects. Large numbers of bats are capable of eating tons of insects each year.
The most common type of bats in Kansas are big brown bats.
Big brown bats are a large bat, probably the most common and widespread bat in Kansas buildings and attics where they may hibernate.