For the more information about the air resources of the National Park Service, please visit http://www.nature.nps.gov/air/.


Florida Caverns Natural Area

Florida Caverns Natural Area
Florida Caverns Natural Area

Florida Caverns Natural Area is a unique disjunct relict community from a former temperate hardwood forest that has remained intact and isolated since at least the end of the Wisconsin glacial period. Located within Florida Caverns State Park, the cave harbors three species of bats, including the endangered Indiana bat, which uses the cave for winter hibernation.

Location: Jackson County, FL

Year designated: 1977

Acres: 840

Ownership: State

For additional information see:


← Back to NNL listing for FL.

← Back to listing of all states and territories.




Please remember, National Natural Landmarks (NNLs) are not national parks. NNL status does not indicate public ownership, and many sites are not open for visitation.

Last Updated: June 28, 2012