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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


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.   



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.


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.   


Groundbreaking New Projects Bring Hope for Bats

The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) today announced more than $1.36 million in grants to launch the most aggressive effort ever to develop new scientific breakthroughs in the fight against White-nose Syndrome. 


Locals go Loco for Bats

People are going batty at the Bat Loco Bash festival in San Antonio!  Bat parade, music, educational activities - fun for the whole family!


Bat conservation can help reduce the risk of disease

Statement in response to recent research on bats and disease published in Virus Evolution.                                                                                        


BCI looking for Public Engagement Intern

BCI is looking for a Public Engagement Intern in our Austin, Tx. office. This position will be expected to work an average of 20-25 hours/week from March until September.


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