State and Federal agencies are trying to keep white nose syndrome out of West Virginia as the disease spreads across the Northeast killing thousands of bats.
White-nose syndrome news
posted February 28, 2008
posted February 4, 2008
Concern has been mounting over the unexplained deaths of thousands of hibernating bats in New York and Vermont. DEP Commissioner Lisa P. Jackson has advised the public to stay out of caves that harbor bats until more is known about the problem.
posted January 30, 2008
Thousands of bats throughout New York and Vermont are dying of unknown causes prompting an investigation by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation.