Unprecedented White-Nose syndrome bat die-off

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    Bats still dyin' off...
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    Study Documents Unprecedented Bat Die-Off
    WEDNESDAY, JULY 13, 2011 : WHITE-NOSE SYNDROME: Biologists characterize species loss as unprecedented
     
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    Well they do not pay any taxes anyway.
     
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    They eat biting insects. That makes them my friends.
     
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    Vampires!...
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    Teenager dies of rabies after vampire bat attack
    Sat, Aug 13, 2011 - A teenager from Mexico became the first person in the US to die after being bitten by a vampire bat and infected with rabies, US health authorities said on Thursday.
     
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    Batty air flight...
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    Bat on Wisconsin flight prompts rabies probe
    Fri Aug 12,`11 – A bat on a flight from Wisconsin to Atlanta last week has sparked a national search for passengers to protect them against possible rabies.

     
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    Nobody cares.................

    By the way......there is some stuff out there called Deep Woods OFF. I was working on a farm yesterday......stuff is the shit for keeping bugs off you.


    Fcukk the bats...........its nature.............shit happens.
     
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    Bats still dyin' off...
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    Bat Populations Still in Decline
    August 17, 2011 - Bats are an amazingly diverse group of flying mammals that can be found in virtually every corner of the world. Because they're mostly nocturnal and a few types feed on animal blood, bats have acquired a rather dark reputation, linked in legends to witchcraft and the occult.
     

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