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Deadly, Bat-Killing Epidemic Came From Europe


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Britt
- 1871 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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Past Member (0)
Thursday April 12, 2012, 6:00 pm
Interesting, hope they can finally fix the problem
 

Roger G (154)
Friday April 13, 2012, 3:26 pm
noted thanks !
 

Kerrie G (118)
Saturday April 14, 2012, 9:03 am
Noted, thanks.
 

Jim P (3261)
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 P (213)
Saturday April 14, 2012, 2:46 pm
Thankyou Jim for sending this to me!!
 

Holly L (430)
Saturday April 14, 2012, 4:28 pm
How terrinly sad..we cannot afford to have any loses of species ...so tragic ..
 

Edgar Z (47)
Saturday April 14, 2012, 5:19 pm
Noted. Tragic and disturbing.
 

Hartson D (39)
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 K (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 G (0)
Sunday April 15, 2012, 12:36 am
Thanks for the article.
 

Veronique L (209)
Sunday April 15, 2012, 3:17 am
I hope they find a way to fix this...
 

Ruth C (95)
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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