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IMG_0841 Flying Fox Bats nightly in Cairns

IMG_0841 Flying Fox Bats nightly in Cairns

Thousands of huge flying fox bats live in Cairns and fly out nightly. Sadly, thousands have also died in recent heat waves. Before taking this shot at the Cairns Library, we saw many that had dropped from their roost trees and were being collected by volunteers.

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Photo taken on 21 February 2019 (© dchrisoh / Flickr)

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