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Friday, 8 June 2012

Fungus among us

White-nose syndrom (WNS) fungus has been confirmed in endangered grey bats

(Photo: Ann Froschauer/USFWS, creative commons license)
More bad news for bats, I’m afraid—the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has confirmed that white-nose syndrome (WNS) has now spread to the endangered grey [more...]

(little brown bat with WNS, Ryan von Linden:NYDEC, ccl)
The Situation in the UK. With the discovery of the fungus in Europe, the issue of WNS is high on BCT's agenda. With [more...]

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