promote the protection and preservation of bat species in Peachland, and to educate the public as a means of achieving these goals.
Thank you to the Peachland Chamber of Commerce
and those who voted for BEEPS!
We were awarded the
Business Excellence Award for Excellence in Tourism/Hospitality of 2017!
(Not pictured - Patrick, Rachel & Doreen)
The 2018 Bat Counts have begun!
Join the BEEPS peeps for bat counts every Friday before dusk!
See the Bat Counts page for more details.
June 1st - Count: 625
This was low due to high winds and rain.
June 15th - Count: 1092
June 19th - Count: 861
This was low due to a short count time of 35 mins.
July 13- Count: 1285
Some of the babies started flying at this point, however, the count was still lower than expected due to wind.
August 3- Count: 1450
August 10- Count: 1265
A little smoky, may have affected the numbers.
August 17- Count: 698
Very smoky, affected the numbers. Bats may be beginning to leave the attic for the season. Back of the building wasn't counted.
Thank you to our Corporate Sponsors!