National Trust tells of bats in distress and water features drying up in heat
Charity says extreme conditions a ?watershed moment? and it is planning for long-term hot weatherThe National Trust has reported significant effects across its estate from the recent extreme heat including bats in distress, heather struggling to flower and historic water features drying up.At Wallington in Northumberland, bats were found disoriented and dehydrated in the daylight during the hottest days this summer, while in Cambridgeshire, a waterwheel that powers a flour mill has had to stop turning due to low river levels. Continue reading...
Celý článek: https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2022/aug/10/national-trust-bats-distress-water-features-drying-up-heat
Zdroj: The Guardian