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A Joint Effort to Save the Bougainville Monkey - Faced Bat

The Bougainville monkey-faced bat - Vukere, as it is known in the Rotokas language - has not been seen by outsiders in nearly 50 years.

 

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Student Scholarships for BCI Research RFP Announced!

Bat Conservation International, in partnership with the Latin American Bat Conservation Network and the Bat Conservation Africa Network, requests proposals

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Brews, Bats, and Trivia!

Do you love beer? Do you love bats? Do you love trivia? Well we have an event for you!                                                      

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The best way to prevent Zika in your backyard

With Zika carrying mosquitoes being most active during dusk or dawn, it is a bit unrealistic to rely on bats to prevent the spread of the virus.

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New guide to Amazonian bats

Do you think identifying bats in Europe or in North America is difficult? Well, try it in the Amazon. The planet’s green lung is home to the most diverse bat communities on the planet with more than 160 species currently described.

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NASBR Teachers Workshop

The North American Society for Bat Research (NASBR) meets annually throughout North America. Bat research biologists attend the NASBR meeting to share their research data and information with colleagues throughout North America and beyond.

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Deadly Bat Fungus in Washington State Likely Originated in Eastern U.S.

Scientists say bat-killing fungus came to Washington state from back east.                                                  

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Stay Out of the Limelight

With all of the bats out in the summer why aren't they eating the fireflies? Find out what's going on.                             

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