Daniel Potter http://wknofm.org en Man-Made Cave Built To Shelter Bats From Infection http://wknofm.org/post/man-made-cave-built-shelter-bats-infection A man-made bat cave in Tennessee is looking for tenants. An hour northwest of Nashville, the artificial cave is built to give thousands of bats a haven from a devastating infection called white-nose syndrome.<p>Millions of bats in the Northeast have died from the infection since it first showed up a few years ago. The culprit is an invasive fungus that grows in caves. Thu, 20 Sep 2012 20:52:00 +0000 Daniel Potter 20408 at http://wknofm.org Man-Made Cave Built To Shelter Bats From Infection To The Bat-Cave! Manmade Hideout In Clarksville Offers Bats Haven From Disease http://wknofm.org/post/bat-cave-manmade-hideout-clarksville-offers-bats-haven-disease <p></p><p>New tenants wanted: must be quiet during the day, must enjoy bugs.</p><p>It might not sound like your kind of real estate, but the architects of a new manmade cave near Clarksville, Tennessee are hoping it will attract bats. The bats need a haven because they are threatened by a devastating and mysterious fungus that grows like white fuzz on their faces and wings as they hibernate. The fungal infection is called white-nose syndrome.</p> Fri, 14 Sep 2012 19:21:36 +0000 Daniel Potter 20102 at http://wknofm.org To The Bat-Cave! Manmade Hideout In Clarksville Offers Bats Haven From Disease Tennessee Legislature Takes Aim at Occupy Nashville http://wknofm.org/post/tennessee-legislature-takes-aim-occupy-nashville <p>Around the country, Occupy Wall Street encampments are folding.&nbsp; In Nashville, lawmakers are trying to make it illegal to camp on public property.&nbsp; Today, the bill jumped the hurdle in the House and passed mostly along party lines.&nbsp; The state Senate is set to debate the bill next week. Thu, 16 Feb 2012 23:08:51 +0000 Daniel Potter 8979 at http://wknofm.org Tennessee Legislature Takes Aim at Occupy Nashville