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New protective rule proposed for the northern long-eared bat

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) has released proposed new protections for the northern long-eared bat, Myotis septentrionalis. The USFWS is currently considering

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Bracken Cave: an international treasure in San Antonio’s backyard

Former first lady Laura Bush founded Taking Care of Texas, a conservation initiative, in 2011. The group has joined with others to purchase land to help save the Bracken Cave bats

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Funding worries acquaint the eco-minded with strange bedfellows

IN 1872 Ulysses Grant, America's 18th president, proposed Yellowstone, the world's first national park for "the benefit and enjoyment of the people"

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San Antonio Saves the Bat Cave, Protects Drinking Water in One Deal

It’s been a frightening year for the world’s largest bat colony, threatened by the specter of Texas sprawl.

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Ten reasons why bats are a lot cooler than you think

A group of federal agencies want to let you in on a little secret: Bats are freaking rock stars

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Working the Night Shift

Bats Play an Important Role in Pollinating Crops

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New Video Provides Amazing Look In Bat Roost

New Video Provides Amazing First Look Inside Endangered Bat’s Only Documented Natural Roost. 

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San Antonio votes YES to Save the Cave!

For the past two years, BCI supporters have stepped forward to protect Bracken Bat Cav

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