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/uploads/Batchat.zipThanks for your interest in bats and Bat Conservation International. We hope you will download the information on this page to learn more about our nonprofit organization and the reasons that we are dedicated to conserving bats and their habitats around the world. Bats are among the most beneficial of mammals, and by joining BCI you will be investing in healthy ecosystems, fewer insect pests, less use of pesticides, regrowth of damaged rainforests and the pollination of fruit crops and many other plants.

Today, bats are facing dire threats around the world - from the wildlife disease known as White-nose Syndrome in North America to habitat loss, vandalism and many other perils around the world.

Working together, we can ensure that bats will still be on the job for our children and grandchildren. Please join us.


This colorful brochure provides an introduction to bats and their benefits and some of the ways you can help conserve them, as well as information about BCI.



Did you know that the world's smallest bat weighs less than a penny and the largest has a wingspan of up to six feet? Here's a collection of fascinating facts about bats.

Bat Chat

An introduction to echolocation. Great PowerPoint presentation.

Bats of America

This PowerPoint presentation features 79 spectacular images and an audio narrative by BCI founder, Merlin Tuttle. Learn how echolocation works and how bats use it so effectively.


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BCI relies on the support of our amazing members around the world.

Our mission is to conserve the world’s bats and their ecosystems to ensure a healthy planet.

Please join us or donate so our work can continue.