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BCI Introduces Mike Daulton as its New Executive Director

The 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?

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


Bats in National Parks More Diverse, More at Risk Than Previously Known

A new, first-of-its-kind study shows the National Park Service (NPS) is home to a whopping 53 unique species of bats, which is good news at a time when bats face tremendous threats.


High School Students Raise Money for Bats

Bat Squad's Alexis "Batgirl" Valentine shares with us an innovated way her high school raised money and awareness for bat conservation. 


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


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