White Nose Syndrome Threatens Bats

Story by Nathan Jones

Spring is here, and if you pay attention you might see some furry fliers around your porch light tonight after a long winter hibernation. But hibernating bats are under threat from a mysterious disease that could lead to their extinction. White Nose Syndrome has already killed up to 85% of hibernating bats in the eastern US and Canada, and Minnesota could be next.

KFAI’s Nathan Jones has a report.