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Countdown to Extinction: Brown bats may soon vanish from Northeast

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    Last Updated: November 4, 2010

    Little brown bats, an ecologically essential eaters of pestilent insects, may be extinct in the Northeast within 16 years, researchers predict. The bats, found throughout North America, are dying from the mysterious white-nose syndrome, which has been annihilating bat populations in the northeastern United States since 2006, when it first appeared in New York state.


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