The Echo

The Echo

Backyards: Not Just For the Birds

You might not see them very often unless you happen to glance up at dusk, but your own back yard is a valuable resource for your friendly neighborhood bats.

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Putting a Price Tag on Cambodian Bats’ Worth

Bats and caves go together like peas and carrots, and farmers in Cambodia benefit from this pairing via the free pest control that bats provide. But what happens when this landscape begins to undergo a dramatic transformation? 

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It Takes a Village

When it comes to sustainable conservation, sometimes the strongest tools in your arsenal are your ears.          

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Balancing Bats and Divine Beings

Cave research in eastern India is examining how religious tourism can co-exist with important bat habitat.                                                        

                                            

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Putting Technology to the Test

BCI's wind energy team and partners work together to test new technology in real-world conditions.    

 

 

 

 

 

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From the Field: Of Woodrats and Men

Long days and even longer drives, we’re on the road with BCI’s Subterranean Team to get a closer look at the important work they do to protect critical bat habitat.                                 

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What's in a Name?

Revising the taxonomy of a bat species can be difficult. Enter the Yoda bat.                   

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Blinded by the Light

When people think of pollution, they typically conjure up images of smoggy skies and brown clouds billowing out of factory smokestacks. Not lights. 

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