Wednesday, 19 July 2017

Hot imagery of wintering bats suggests group behavior for battling white-nose syndrome


Date:  July 5, 2017
Source:  US Geological Survey

Summary:  Hot new imagery from temperature-sensing cameras suggests that bats who warm up from hibernation together throughout the winter may be better at surviving white nose syndrome, a disease caused by a cold-loving fungus ravaging insect-eating bat populations in the United States and Canada.


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