MOUNTAIN VIEW, Ark. (KTHV) - You may remember that caves around the state and country are closing due to white nose syndrome spreading among bat populations.
However, one popular site near Mountain View will remain open.
Blanchard Springs Caverns is open 7 days a week and will not be included in the 5 year extension.
The Caverns will remain open with protocols in place to prevent white-nose syndrome from spreading from this cavern to other areas via human transmission.
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