Gerrit Vyn Photography –

Gerrit Vyn is a conservation and wildlife photographer and cinematographer dedicated to telling the stories of endangered animals and habitats. He is a producer for the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and a fellow of the International League of Conservation Photographers

Two Little Brown Bats hibernating in a mine. Bats lives in the winter require a delicate balance of temperature and humidity where they can sit for weeks at a time without moving. White-nose syndrome is thought to be somehow disrupting this balance.
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Two Little Brown Bats hibernating in a mine. Bats lives in the winter require a delicate balance of temperature and humidity where they can sit for weeks at a time without moving. White-nose syndrome is thought to be somehow disrupting this balance.

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Keywords:
Essex County
Hitchcock Mine
Little Brown Myotis
Myotis lucifugus
NPL
New York
bat
cave
disease
fungus
hibernacula
hibernaculum
hibernation
mammal
mine
white nose syndrome
white-nose syndrome