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How to Feed (and Photograph) Desert Bats

Tips and tricks on how to attract pollinating bats to your backyard, including our favorite nectar recipe!                                  


Bat conservation can help reduce the risk of disease

Statement in response to recent research on bats and disease published in Virus Evolution.                                                                                        


Seven Batty Supermom Facts!

Did you know that bats are incredibly good mothers? Strong and dedicated, these batty moms will have you seriously impressed!


7 Tips for an Unforgettable Night at Congress Avenue Bridge

Planning a visit to Austin? Or are you an established Austinite who wants to learn more about the city’s famous nocturnal residents?          


How to Attract Bats to Your Backyard

Installing a bat house is a great way to attract bats to your property! Here are some helpful tips and tricks for attracting bats to their new homes. 


Duke Energy Foundation Awards $50,000 to Battle White-nose Syndrome in Bats

The effort to save North America’s imperiled bats has received a boost. Duke Energy Foundation announced today they are awarding $50,000 to support efforts by Bat Conservation International (BCI) to help with the recovery of the continent’s threatened and endangered bat species.


Mentoring Tomorrow's Bat Champions

What does it take to be a batty hero? Kristen Lear writes to us about her experience mentoring two teams of creative young minds tackling some of the big issues affecting bats today. 


Deadly Fungus Invades Texas and is Found on a New Bat Species

The fungus known to cause White-nose Syndrome (WNS), a disease that has decimated hibernating bat populations in the United States and Canada, has been discovered for the first time in Texas.


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