White-Nose Syndrome Regional Surveillance and Winter Hibernacula Surveys -- Final Report, 2009

Ryan Smith, Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department: The USFWS and Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife Cooperative agreement report provides information on the emergence of WNS and the action plan in response to the disease and its mortality rate. The objectives of this plan include coordinating field surveillance, research projects, data collection, hibernacula surveys, specimen collection and submission, and public outreach for WNS in Vermont, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire. Initial results are included. (pdf, Dec. 2009) The Winter Hibernacula surveys provide data from various hibernaculas in Vermont in regard to WNS. (pdf, 2009)

USFWS and Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife Cooperative Agreement Report
Agreement No. 50181 – 9 – J106A
White Nose Syndrome Regional Surveillance 2009