Home / Environment / White nose syndrome devastates bat population

White nose syndrome devastates bat population

By

Hibernating bats are facing a growing epidemic of what’s known as white-nose bat syndrome—a fungus that clings to the facial fur on bats, causing them to wake up early. As WUFT-FM’s Brittany Wienke reports, this syndrome has economic consequences, though Florida seems to be safe

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

About admin

Check Also

Lights

Don’t Throw Out Old Holiday Lights, Alachua County Experts Say

Experts say it's important to recycle old holiday lights before replacing them.