Reports and References

for Corynorhinus townsendii (Townsend's Big-eared Bat)

Reports from BC Conservation Data Centre

BC Species Summary


BC Conservation Status Report

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Mapped Known Locations

Reports from Other Databases

E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Wildlife of British Columbia


Global Comprehensive Report (NatureServe Explorer)

Range/Distribution Map

Range/Distribution Map

Species at Risk Brochure

Blood, D.A. 1998. Townsend's Big-eared Bat. B.C. Minist. Environ., Lands and Parks, Wildl. Branch. 6pp.

Best Management Practices

Ministry of Environment. 2017. Best Management Practices for Bats in British Columbia. Chapters 1-4. On-line. Available: (accessed 10 July 2017).

Other Related References

Firman, M.C. 2000. Townsend's Big-Eared Bat (Plecotus townsendii) in the East Kootenays. P. 435 in L.M. Darling, ed. 2000. Proc. Conf. on the Biology and Manage. Species and Habitats at Risk, Kamloops, B.C., 15-19 Feb., 1999. Vol. 1; B.C. Minist. Environ., Lands and Parks, Victoria, BC, and Univ. College of the Cariboo, Kamloops, BC. 490pp.


Holroyd, S.L., R.M.R. Barclay, L.M. Merk, and R.M. Brigham. 1994. A Survey of the Bat Fauna of the Dry Interior of British Columbia. B.C. Minist. Environ., Lands and Parks, Wildl. Branch. Working Rep. WR-63. 80pp.


Lausen, C, D.W. Nagorsen, R. M. Brigham and J. Hobbs. 2022. Royal Museum Handbook. Bats of British Columiba. Second Edition. Royal BC Museum. Victoria, Canada. 375 pp.


Stevens, V., and S. Lofts. 1988. Species Notes for Mammals. Vol. 1 in A.P. Harcombe, tech. ed. Wildlife Habitat Handbooks for the Southern Interior Ecoprovince. B.C. Minist. Environ., Lands and Parks, Wildl. Branch. Tech. Rep. R-15. 174pp.


Vonhof, M.J., and J.C. Gwilliam. 2000. A Summary of Bat Research in the Pend dOreille Valley in Southern British Columbia. Columbia Basin Fish and Wildlife Compensation Program, BC Hydro, B.C. Minist. Environ, Lands and Parks, B.C. Fish. in partnership with B.C. Minist. For. 116pp.


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