Where is it now?

White-nose syndrome has continued to spread rapidly. At the end of the 2013-2014 hibernating season, bats with WNS were confirmed in 25 states and five Canadian provinces:

  • Alabama
  • Arkansas
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • Georgia
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Kentucky
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • Michigan
  • Missouri
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • Ohio
  • Pennsylvania
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee
  • Vermont
  • Virginia
  • West Virginia
  • Wisconsin
  • New Brunswick, Canada
  • Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Ontario, Canada
  • Prince Edward Island, Canada
  • Quebec, Canada

 

The fungus that causes WNS, Pseudogymnoascus destructans, has been confirmed in three additional states:

  • Iowa
  • Minnesota
  • Oklahoma