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Tennessee / Bats #1033728

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Oct 25, 2012
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.

(Stewart County, Tennessee: Seth Doane) Efforts to save endangered gray bats that are being killed off by white nose syndrome featured; map shown of how the disease has spread; details given about research at Bucknell University in Pennsylvania and plans to build a man-made bat cave in Tennessee; scenes shown of the artificial cave. [Nature Conservancy Cory HOLLIDAY††- explains how the fungus disturbs the bats’ sleeping pattern.] [US Fish and Wildlife Ann FROSCHAUER††- talks about finding piles of bat bones in caves.]

Pelley, Scott;
Doane, Seth

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