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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.


Disease that has killed millions of bats has now reached the West Coast

White-nose Syndrome has been confirmed in Washington State - first case in the western United States.


Meet the women who make a difference for bats

Women have played a large role in bat conservation. We are celebrating their contributions as a part of International Women's Day and Women's History Month!


Celebrate International Women’s Day

Women have played a large role in bat conservation. To celebrate International Women’s Day, Bat Conservation International (BCI) is looking back at the wonderful women we highlighted in year's past as part of Women's History month.


Bat Conservation International Welcomes New Senior Director of Conservation Science.

We are happy to announce that Winifred Frick, Ph.D., will join BCI as the new Senior Director of Conservation Science. Dr. Frick will oversee the organization’s conservation-related science programs and will help advance BCI’s relationships with its partners.


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 ....


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.


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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