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BCI is Seeking a Director of Communications

This full time position is located in Austin, TX, or Washington, DC. Reporting to the Chief Development Officer, the Director of Communications will set and guide strategy for all communications

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A Historic Moment: The Lesser Long-nosed Bat Is Delisted

Scientists and conservation groups in both Mexico and the U.S. have worked together over the years towards recovering the lesser long-nosed bat.   

 

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Fungus Causing White-nose Syndrome Spreads into Central Texas

The fungus that causes White-nose Syndrome (WNS) in bats, detected for the first time in Texas in early 2017 in the Panhandle, has now spread into Central Texas.

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Bats with White-nose Syndrome Detected in Kansas

White-nose Syndrome has been confirmed in Kansas, making it the 32nd state to confirm the presence of the disease.                                

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BCI is Seeking a Full Time Controller

BCI is seeking a Controller to join our finance team. This is a full time position in Austin, Texas, based elsewhere is a possibility.   

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Testing Ultrasonic Acoustic Deterrents in South Texas

From the field: a potential step closer to reducing the lethal impact of wind energy on bats.                               

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Living the Good Life 

Ah, the pleasures of condo living — limited privacy, minuscule yards, and the joys of dealing with the condo association. But if you’re a bat, condo living can be downright luxurious.  

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Species Spotlight: Spix's Disk-winged Bat

The unique species with an upside down (or is it right-side up?) view of the world.                                       

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