Artificial Bat Cave http://wamc.org en Artificial Bat Cave Built to Combat Killer Disease http://wamc.org/post/artificial-bat-cave-built-combat-killer-disease <p>A new project in Tennessee aims to create clean new digs for bats who are dying by the millions from White Nose Syndrome.<br><br>An artificial bat cave has been built that’s about the size of a single-wide mobile home. It's made from prefabricated concrete and has a textured ceiling for the bats to cling to.<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p> The $300,000 trial project by the Nature Conservancy aims to save bats from white nose syndrome. The fungus was first discovered in upstate New York in 2006 and has spread.<br>&nbsp;</p> Fri, 14 Sep 2012 21:40:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 47921 at http://wamc.org Artificial Bat Cave Built to Combat Killer Disease