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Getting up close with Grey-headed flying foxes

GreyHeadedImagesDuring her recent trip to her homeland of Australia, Micaela Jemison, BCI's Director of Communication and Public Outreach, was able to see a familiar sight - the grey-headed flying fox. 


Messy Eater a Boon for Cactus Fruit

PallidBatThumbThe pallid bat may be best known for munching on scorpions, but new research shows that this bat also enjoys cactus fruit and nectar. 


Young Conservationists Tackle Big Issues

Thumbnail BatsLegoBCI has had the opportunity to work with many creative FIRST LEGO League teams who had chosen bats as the topic of their “Animal Allies” challenge. BCI is delighted to see so many young conservationists interested in finding solutions to the many issues bats face today.


Executive Assistant Needed For Our DC Office

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Two Bonneted Bat Technicians Needed (Part-Time)

Large Flying Fox Pteropus vampyrus 240BCI is looking for two Bonneted Bat Technicians. This position will be expected to work an average of 40 hours/week for 8 weeks located at the Big Cypress National Preserve in southern Florida.


FIRST Lego League Team Takes Home Top Award

Elemental Robots Icon 2When the Elemental Robots, a FIRST Lego League Team from Milwaukee Montessori School, decided to tackle bats and wind turbines they knew just who to call.


BCI Introduces Mike Daulton as its New Executive Director

Mike 240The Board of Directors couldn’t be more thrilled to have Mike Daulton leading the BCI team,” said Cullen Geiselman, Chair of the BCI Board of Directors.


Quiz: Who is your batty soulmate?

Quiz ThumbnailWith more than 1332 bat species in the world one of them has to be your match!


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