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Second Graders Go Batty

When a class of sudents in Minnesota learned about bats in class it it didn't take long before their enthusiasm and dedication brought a community and its flying residents together.

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Bats Dive in for a Drink

Without a good place to get a drink of water the bats at the Mimbres River are in need of some help. Are you thirsty yet?              

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Hope Flies In

Endangered species Day Doesn't have to be sad. Check out these stories of hope and see how people are helping bat populations soar again.

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Experts unite to save the Mexican long-nosed bat

Researchers, educators, and government representatives met in Austin last week to establish a comprehensive vision and action plan to help recover this migratory pollinator bat.

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Batty Dating Advice to Impress Your Valentine

For many, finding a mate can be pretty stressful, but not for male bats; they pretty much have it down pat. Here’s some batty tips for the dating scene ....

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2016 BCI Scholars Announced

Congratulations to the five recipient student scholars for our 2016 Small Grants program. Projects span research and community education in the Amazon, Argentina and Mexico.

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We Have a Winner!

The first ever recipient of the Verne and Marion Read Bat Conservation Award is revealed! Congratulations Santiago Gamboa Alurralde!                   

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Protecting the Cave of Love.

In a cave in Central Mexico, love blossoms for a very special bat - the Mexican long-nosed bat. The quest to save an endangered key pollinator.

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