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Tyalgum Camp, NSW

Temp in sun = over 44 degrees C, in the under-story = 40 degrees C, no wind, humidity 20%.

The camp was coping with this one day of extreme temperatures.

Although the entire camp had retreated to the under-story layer of the trees, there were no bats on the ground and no open mouth breathing.  There was early signs of gathering on the tree trunks - see picture.

The flying foxes were seen as low as 60cm from the ground.

No Wildlife Carer intervention needed at this stage.

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