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United States, Mexico and Canada sign historic agreement to save the bats of North America

"This is a historic day for North American bats as they face threats far greater and widespread than they ever have before" says Mylea Bayless, BCI Senior Director for US/Canada Conservation. 

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WHITE-NOSE SYNDROME CONFIRMED IN IOWA; MORE THAN HALF OF ALL US STATES NOW AFFECTED

White-nose syndrome has been confirmed in Iowa. The disease of hibernating bats, having killed more than 5.7 million bats since 2006, continues to march westward.

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Women in Bat Conservation: Angie McIntire

Meet Angie, this week's #ScienceWoman in bat conservation! Angie is the Statewide Bat Management Coordinator for the Arizona Game and Fish Department

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Volunteer with BCI in Austin

Become one of our valuable volunteers at the Ann W. Richards Congress Avenue Bridge in the center of downtown Austin! 

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Women in Bat Conservation: Kirsty Park

Biologist Kirsty Park would love to have the ability to fly, but she will need stronger nerves given she dislikes planes!                           

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Live Bats at the 2015 White House Easter Egg Roll! BCI joins the National Park Foundation at the Easter event.

Families will meet four different bat species up close on the White House South Lawn and learn about the benefits bats have for our food production and healthy human lifestyles! 

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Northern long-eared bat protected as a Threatened Species under Endangered Species Act

The northern long-eared bat, Myotis septentrionalis, has incurred tremendous losses due to the devastating impacts of White-nose Syndrome                    

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Women in Bat Conservation: Laura Ellison

Laura has one warning for conservationists, "once you see bats up close, you may never want to work on anything else!"......           

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