Decontamination

This page has the most up-to-date information about official decontamination guidance and protocols for researchers and cavers.


 

Current Decontamination Protocols:

https://www.whitenosesyndrome.org/resource/national-white-nose-syndrome-...

 


Disease attacking bats on the move April 24, 2014 (AP story and video)

MAMMOTH CAVE, Ky. (AP) — A sign posted at Mammoth Cave National Park in south-central Kentucky lets visitors know if they tour the largest known cave system in the world, they will have to walk on bio-security mats immediately afterward. Shoes must be scrubbed to help contain the spread of a disease that has killed more than 6 million cave-dwelling bats in the United States.