Browse Category 2010/04/29

DNR Closes Caves Due to Threat of Fungus Affecting Bats

Release from Iowa DNR RAPID SPREADING DISEASE PROMPTS CLOSURE OF CAVES WHERE BATS HIBERNATE DES MOINES – State natural resources officials are closing state-owned caves that bats use for hibernation to help slow a disease known as white-nose syndrome that is killing bats across the eastern half of the United States and now has surfaced […]

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