Snyder Associated Companies en PA Bat Population Continues To Fall <p>The cave-dwelling bat population in Pennsylvania is continuing its free-fall, according to the state Game Commission, which trapped only 10 bats at Long Run Mine earlier this month as part of a population study.</p><p>The survey assessed 10 caves across the state and the low returns lead endangered mammal specialists like Greg Turner to believe 98 percent of all cave bats are dead.</p><p>Long Run Mine, which runs along of the border of Butler and Armstrong counties, was once the largest bat cave in the state. But Turner said that’s not the case anymore.</p> Mon, 28 Oct 2013 16:23:11 +0000 Michael Lynch 18848 at PA Bat Population Continues To Fall