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Speedy Bat Smashes Speed Record

When most people think of animals moving at high speed, they envision cheetahs or swiftly diving raptors, but probably not small and unfamiliar nocturnal flying mammals.


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.



Cryptic Cookies take on Bat Conservation

This October, the "Cryptic Cookies" - a First Lego League (FLL) team - reached out to Bat Conservation International for help with this year's FLL challenge, "Animal Allies."


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


The Facebook Bat Photography Challenge

Spread the bat conservation message this Halloween! Daniel Hargraeves tells us about the Facebook challenge that aims to flood facebook with batty images!


Brews, Bats, and Trivia!

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


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.


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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