It’s wonderful to see nature up close, like on a walk through the woods. But sometimes nature can get too close.
Case in point: in the Australian community of Lorn, a colony of flying foes – a kind of bat – has moved in and started to multiply.
Residents reportedly are so concerned that they’re thinking about closing the local school and keeping everyone indoors.
“We are environmentally conscious people here in Lorn,” an anti-flying fox activist was quoted as saying. “We don’t want the bats killed, just moved to a more appropriate area.”
Would you want them?
To learn more, check out this Newcastle Hearald article.