This page is for reporting the incidental take of endangered little brown
bats due to potential human rabies exposure. The Center for Disease
Control (CDC) recommends that in all "instances" of potential human exposure
involving bats, the bat in question should be safely collected if possible, and
submitted for rabies diagnosis.
The Vermont Agency of Natural Resources has initiated a broad incidental
take permit allowing the take/killing of four (4) little brown bats
in response to a rabies exposure. To identify a little brown bat click here.
As a part of this policy it is required that when a little brown bat is killed
it is reported to state via this website