Onondaga Cave State Park presents Batfest 2014.
The events includes, among other activities: discounted tours of Onondaga Cave; exhibits on cave gear; information on how white nose syndrome in bats; cave restoration; Missouri bat census; U-Haul’s Onondaga Cave State Park bat truck. For kids, there are bat-related crafts, activities and an inflatable “cave” to explore.
Representatives from “Incredible Bats” present live bat shows, featuring African straw colored fruit bats on display in the visitor center.
In the evening, scientists study bats through mist netting at Onondaga Cave’s natural entrance.