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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!                                  

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Bat conservation can help reduce the risk of disease

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

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Seven Batty Supermom Facts!

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

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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?          

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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. 

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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.

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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. 

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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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