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Would there be Cinco de Mayo without bats?

As you sip a margarita today, pause to reflect on the contribution made to the tequila industry by often unacknowledged friends: long-nosed bats.

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Women in Bat Conservation: Mylea Bayless

We are lucky to have some of the most passionate Women in Bat Conservation here in BCI! Meet #ScienceWoman Mylea Balyess, our Senior Director of U.S. / Canada Conservation

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Women in Bat Conservation: Susan Wallace

Great conservation work just wouldn't happen without passionate women like Susan who fund the research and conservation actions that help us protect the worlds endangered species.

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Women in Bat Conservation: Angie McIntire

Meet Angie, this week's #ScienceWoman in bat conservation! Angie is the Statewide Bat Management Coordinator for the Arizona Game and Fish Department

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Women in Bat Conservation: Kirsty Park

Biologist Kirsty Park would love to have the ability to fly, but she will need stronger nerves given she dislikes planes!                           

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Women in Bat Conservation: Laura Ellison

Laura has one warning for conservationists, "once you see bats up close, you may never want to work on anything else!"......           

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Women in Bat Conservation: DeeAnn M. Reeder

DeeAnn's work on disease ecology and bats has seen her work both in the United States and in South Sudan. Her work on White-nosed syndrome, a fungal infection in 

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Women in Bat Conservation: Leslie Sturges

Meet Leslie, president of The Save Lucy Campaign - created to raise awareness of white-nose syndrome and its devastating impact on North American bats 

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