Category Archives: Ruby Ecosystem

Habitat of Ruby

Ruby has worked with the Arizona Game and Fish Department and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to better understand and protect the area’s wildlife. A big-game fence was constructed around the perimeter to allow access for wildlife and help protect the property’s ecosystem. Several film companies have expressed interest in documenting the biodiversity of … Continue reading Habitat of Ruby

Montana Mine Bat Habitat

The largest number of bats appears to be the Mexican Free-Tailed Bat (Tadarida brasiliensis)…family:  Molossidae. Montana Mine underground shaft is one of the most species diverse roosts in southern Arizona. ~Brian Corbett, BCI         These medium-sized bats have a wingspan about 12 inches and weigh 10-12 grams.  They have short grayish fur … Continue reading Montana Mine Bat Habitat