Austin, Texas (July 15, 2014) – Bat Conservation International (BCI) and the Tennessee Chapter of The Nature Conservancy (TnTNC) are pleased to award over $97,000 in funding to support critical research in the fight against White-nose Syndrome (WNS). Together, BCI and TnTNC reviewed and selected two solution-oriented projects that identify and develop tools to control the fungus that causes WNS.
Bat Conservation International and the Tennessee Chapter of The Nature Conservancy are requesting proposals for white-nose syndrome research. Grants of up to $50,000 are available for high-priority research projects. See attachment for more information.