Jefferson City, MO 37° View Live Radar Mon H 53° L 33° Tue H 43° L 26° Wed H 35° L 16° Weather Sponsored By:

Officials to focus on bats in central Mo.

Officials to focus on bats in central Mo.

July 5th, 2013 in News

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - Officials are showing off an endangered species of bat living in a state park in central Missouri.

Rock Bridge Memorial State Park near Columbia is offering special bat-related programs the evenings of July 12 and 13.

Visitors will be able to watch endangered gray bats fly out of Devil's Icebox Cave and explore Connor's Cave with a guide. There will also be presentations about bats' characteristics and abilities, and a family-friendly game about the flying mammals.

Each night's activities will run from 7:30 to 10 p.m. The program is free, but registration is required.


Rock Bridge Memorial State Park: