7 Million Bats Killed by White Nose Syndrome: How You Can Help

August 22, 2014 by  
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We’ve reported on the white nose syndrome (WNS) afflicting and killing bats across the U.S. for a few years now. However, the latest estimates from the Defenders of Wildlife put the number of bats killed by the disease near seven million. The population of the northern long-eared bat alone has reduced by almost 99 percent of 2007 levels. In response to the devastation wrought on this particular species, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) has sadly decided to do nothing for another six months ! Read on to find out how you can help campaign to get this species protected under the Endangered Species Act , before it’s too late. Read the rest of 7 Million Bats Killed by White Nose Syndrome: How You Can Help Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: agriculture , bat deaths , bats , Campaign , Defenders of Wildlife , endangered species , fungal disease , habitat loss , northern long-eared bat , petition , US Fish and Wildlife Service , white-nose syndrome

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Snøhetta’s Vulkan Hives Bring Urban Beekeeping to a Rooftop in Oslo

August 22, 2014 by  
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