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Tuesday, September 18, 2012

Fake Bat Cave To Battle Devastating Disease

A deadly fungus is wiping out millions of bats, and there's no cure.

The fungus, called white nose syndrome, has killed at least 5.5 million bats in cave hibernation in the U.S. and Canada.

"It's bad. It's been in North American since, we think, 2006," says Cory Holliday, cave and karst program director for The Nature Conservancy in Tennessee.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

You might know there'd be a reason to not spray for mosquitoes.