TITLE

White Nose Syndrome Endangers Bats

PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
New York State Conservationist;Feb2008, Vol. 62 Issue 4, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on an investigation by the New York state Department of Environmental Conservation on the death of hibernating bats in New York caves from unknown causes. The most obvious symptom involved in the die-off is a white fungus encircling the noses of the bats. Called white nose syndrome, the fungus is believed to be associated with the problem, but it may not be the actual cause of death.
ACCESSION #
32583245

 

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