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What does WNS stand for?

WNS stands for White Nose Syndrome (bats)

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Honorable Mention awards were given to Christian Muller (age 13) of New York, for organizing environmental activities; Ribhu Vaipeyi (age 14) of Delhi, India, for running his Single Use Plastic (SUP) campaign; Truth Muller (age 13) of New York, for founding the Buddies for Bats program to educate the public about White Nose Syndrome and the resulting decline in the little brown bat population in North America; and Vanessa and Patricia Goeyardi (ages 9 and 13) of Indonesia, for establishing Green Team Indonesia to share information related to environmental issues.
Last year, the Fish and Wildlife Service developed a national plan for managing white nose syndrome and Congress allotted $4 million for research on the disease.
A catastrophic plague called white nose syndrome (WNS) has killed over a million bats in the U.
They will contribute vital data to track ongoing and emerging bat conservation issues, such as recognizing potential effects of wind energy development on bats and the impacts of white nose syndrome on bat populations.