Some bats are really cute, too, if you didn't know! Look at that one wrapped up in a yellow towel! (Please do not handle bats yourself, though, unless you are a trained professional.)
A bat scientist named Alan Kurta "compares the discovery of white-nose syndrome in Michigan bats to "every member of your extended family receiving a terminal diagnosis."
“I think that this is one of the worst wildlife calamities ever in the history of North America. You’re looking at potential extinction of multiple species of bats.” "
You can help the bats by setting up bat houses in your yard and reporting any unusual behavior of bats, such as bats flying during the day or roosting on the outside of structures.