About the NWRS
The National Wildlife Refuge System, within the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, manages a national network of lands and waters set aside to conserve America’s fish, wildlife, and plants.
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These federally-endangered bats hibernate in colonies in the abandoned mine shafts. This close proximity makes them extremely vulnerable to diseases and other risks.
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Last Updated: Jan 15, 2015