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Mysterious Condition Threatens State Bat Population

Animals  (tags: bats, retroviruses, DEP, northeast, Connecticut, mystery )

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A mysterious condition that has decimated the bat population of the Northeast over the past two years has spread to Connecticut.

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Mary Riley (999)
Friday March 28, 2008, 5:04 pm
This could be much more serious than people think! Bats do a lot of good.

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Saturday March 29, 2008, 7:15 pm
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Dana F (130)
Sunday August 24, 2008, 11:42 pm
This is terrible. Bats are so good for the environment. I have bats around my house and they are great in getting rid of the bugs.

Jillian B (25)
Sunday August 24, 2008, 11:48 pm
So true! We put up bat boxes around our summer house property to take care of the mosquito problem ... and it worked!
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