Bats are unique flying mammals that are beneficial because they feed on many insects--not only mosquitoes, but also moths and beetles that would otherwise damage crops and forests. In other parts of the world, bat species are essential pollinators and seed dispersers. However, bats living in your attic can be disruptive and can pose health issues. Read these articles to learn about bats native to Minnesota and the best ways to “bat-proof” your home.