Gerome's Cave

CWA boundary:

Because the cave is located on private land, it’s location shall not be publicized.

County: Jackson

Total Area: 2 acres

Closure Dates: March 1 – September 1

Focal Species: Southeastern myotis.

This cave hosts a colony of Southeastern bats consisting of approximately 5000 individuals. The cave is closed during the maternity season.

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