Bat Conservation International


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Bat Conservation International (BCI)

Address:PO Box 162603
Austin, TX 78716

Phone:512-327-9721
Fax:512-327-9724
Phone:800-538-2287
Web: www.batcon.org
Established: 1982. Description:Dedicated to preserving the earth's biodiversity by protecting and restoring bats and their habitats worldwide. Works to advance scientific knowledge about the ecosystem that sustains various bat species and to educate the public about bats and their habitats. Members: 14,000. Dues: $35/year.
Publications: Bats Magazine (quarterly); free to members.

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