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Deadly, Bat-Killing Epidemic Came From Europe


Science & Tech  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, AnimalWelfare, environment, suffering, killing, society, wildlife, wildanimals, science, scientists, research )

Britt
- 830 days ago - news.discovery.com
A fungus that has caused the deaths of millions of bats may have traveled here on the bottom of a shoe or on animal stowaways.



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Comments

John S. (297)
Thursday April 12, 2012, 6:00 pm
Interesting, hope they can finally fix the problem
 

Roger Garin-michaud (61)
Friday April 13, 2012, 3:26 pm
noted thanks !
 

Kerrie G. (135)
Saturday April 14, 2012, 9:03 am
Noted, thanks.
 

Jim Phillips (3215)
Saturday April 14, 2012, 10:42 am
I do hope that a cure can be found asap for the Bats eveywhere as those
Bats provide and play a very important part in the ecosystems.

Ty, Britt.
.
 

Shelly Peterson (213)
Saturday April 14, 2012, 2:46 pm
Thankyou Jim for sending this to me!!
 

Holly Lawrence (473)
Saturday April 14, 2012, 4:28 pm
How terrinly sad..we cannot afford to have any loses of species ...so tragic ..
 

Edgar Zuim (48)
Saturday April 14, 2012, 5:19 pm
Noted. Tragic and disturbing.
 

Hartson Doak (32)
Saturday April 14, 2012, 5:35 pm
This will be a reoccurring problem with globalization and the cutting down of the world forests. Diseases that were restricted in range will now becoming out of the jungles and spread globally.
 

Fred Krohn (34)
Saturday April 14, 2012, 5:53 pm
Here's hope that we find a way to immunise these little insect-pest-eating critters!
 

KS Goh (0)
Sunday April 15, 2012, 12:36 am
Thanks for the article.
 

Veronique L. (210)
Sunday April 15, 2012, 3:17 am
I hope they find a way to fix this...
 

John Gregoire (257)
Sunday April 15, 2012, 5:17 am
Thanks. The best fix is to keep "cavers" out of our caves.
 

Ruth S. (314)
Sunday April 15, 2012, 6:39 am
How sad, something must be done now to save these little guys!
 

Diana P. (12)
Sunday April 15, 2012, 8:31 am
Thanks. All this world traveling has opened the doors to infections, unwanted bugs etc.

Bats are needed to keep insect infestation down. I love bats.
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday April 15, 2012, 8:44 am
Sta li sve stize iz drugih zemalja.
 
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