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White Nose Syndrome

White Nose Syndrome
Biologists and veterinary pathologists from Vermont to Minnesota are desperately scrambling to discover the cause of the fungus that is killing bats in record numbers.
Biologists and veterinary pathologists from Vermont to Minnesota are desperately scrambling to discover the cause of the fungus that is killing bats in record numbers. « Show less

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  • Western Maryland wind project faces limits to protect bats, birds

    Western Maryland wind project faces limits to protect bats, birds
    Maryland's first industrial-scale wind energy project would be required under a federal plan issued Monday to slow down its turbines at certain times of the year to reduce the number of endangered bats that might be killed by the long, spinning blades.
  • Fungus causes white-nose syndrome in bats, researchers find

     
    Researchers say they now have proof that a fungus discovered in 2007 is responsible for white-nose syndrome, the devastating infectious disease that has killed more than 1 million bats in North America. The confirmation is a significant step toward...

    Rare bats, battered by white-nose syndrome, may warrant endangered species protection

     
    Bats may warrant endangered species status because of white nose syndrome, which is killing bats.

    Colorado caves opened despite threat to bats

     
    "Bat biologists are saying a human-caused jump of white-nose syndrome into the western United States could be absolutely devastating, so why are some federal land managers taking the risk and leaving caves open?”

    Actions at Pa. Game Commision, Fish and Boat Commission meetings

     
    Pennsylvania's two wildlife agencies, the Pa. Game Commission and the Pa. Fish and Boat Commission, both concluded their regular quarterly meetings today. The game commission finalized the 2011-12 hunting and trapping seasons and bag limits and...