Counting Endagered Gray Bats In a Tennessee Cave

Jul 3, 2018

Liz Hamrick of the Tennessee Valley Authority and Daniel Istvanko of the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency.
Credit Will Davis

Nickajack Cave is one of the most important caves in the Tennessee Valley for biologists because it’s a maternity roost for the federally endangered Gray Bat. If you’re wondering how many bats are in the cave, WUTC’s Will Davis has the answer.