- The observation area and kiosk was partially funded with a generous donation from George Marks
of the Florida Bat Center, Bay Pines, Fla.
- Construction of observation area, benches, fencing and crosswalk by UF Physical Plant Division.
- Construction of Bat House by Bobby Henley Construction Company, funded by University Athletic Association.
- Bat Barn construction by Anglin Construction Co., funded by UAA, Bacardi Corporation and private
donations via the Lubee Bat Conservancy.
- Technical support/assistance provided by the Florida Museum of Natural History and UF Environmental
Health and Safety Pest Management Services.