Here’s another great example of Houstonians taking matters into their own hands in order to make sure their fellow citizens are safe:

A different video shared to social media showed bats swimming for their lives the the Buffalo Bayou:

The more bats there are, the fewer mosquitoes and other insects post flooding which makes their rescue so important:

Apparently the bats get stuck under the bridges and can’t crawl or fly away:

Here’s another video of a bat attempting to find a safe place to stay:

On a normal day, here’s what it looks like: