Gone Batty

October 2008
Weekly Reader News - Edition 3;10/24/2008, Vol. 78 Issue 8, p2
The article provides information on the death of bats with white-nose syndrome in northeastern U. S. including New York, Vermont and New Hampshire. The syndrome is characterized by white mold-like patches on the bats' noses, wings and tails. It was first noticed on bats in New york in 2007. Scientists are planning to visit some of the bats' caves to investigate the real cause of their death.


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