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Communities Encouraged to Take Action to Help Bats Across the Globe During Bat Week

Washington, DC (October 16, 2019) – A coalition of partners across North America announced the launch of Bat Week, an international celebration of

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Agave Abroad

Last night, during a stroll through my 70-degree breezy neighborhood, I stumbled upon a honeysuckle bush. While not mine, I proactively asserted some neighborly

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Bat Walk Events

Learn about bats and the conservation efforts taking place to help spread the word about this amazing, yet misunderstood, mammal.

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Fungus that causes bat-killing disease White-nose Syndrome is expanding in Texas

BCI announced today that early signs of the fungus Pseudogymnoascus destructans (Pd) have been detected at one of the world’s premier bat conservation sites, Bracken Cave Preserve

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Helping Migratory Bats with Agave Planting Event

BCI announced today the launch of an agave planting initiative throughout Southwest, Tucson area, and Mexico to support the lesser long-nosed bat

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Global Bat Populations Need Research and Conservation Action

New Paper from Bat Conservation International Scientists Underscores the Need for Expanded Research and Data Collection to Better Protect Bat Species 

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Fat Bats Withstand Effects of White-nose Syndrome

 BCI announced today that two of its esteemed scientists, Tina Cheng and Winifred Frick, published a paper in the Journal of Animal Ecology 

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Fostering the Future

We’re proud to announce the 2019 recipients of BCI’s Student Research Scholarship for Global Bat Conservation Priorities.             

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