Fort Price Nature Middle & Refuge

Massive Cypress Nationwide Preserve

Adjacent land makes use of embrace dense residential areas to the south and rural residential and agricultural elsewhere. The emergency propane gasoline provide for the county is located in a compound on the northern border but it is buffered by wooded habitat. The Catawba Lands Conservancy has a conservation easement on a portion of this property. Clarks Creek Nature Preserve grasslands present wildlife habitat for a number of declining chook species, and the water assets help aquatic species not discovered on different preserves. The terrain within Clarks Creek is gently sloping, with elevation starting from 740 to 824 throughout its 109 acres. Most of Clarks Creek is in agricultural fields which are periodically mowed and being used as early successional habitat. About 27 acres of the protect is forested with its final disturbance in 1975.

Recent Tracks Nature Protect

The preserve is home to an abundance of vegetation and animals typical of the unglaciated Allegheny Plateau. ”‹”‹ Latta Nature Center”‹ serves as the gateway to the 1,460 acres of Latta Nature Preserve and is the source for instructional applications and information on the preserve’s pure communities, flora, and fauna. The protect, Mecklenburg County’s largest, varieties a green peninsula extending into Mountain Island Lake and protects a pure heritage site and a number of other endangered vegetation.”‹Download a Map”‹. The 240-acre protect is believed to be house to around 34 uncommon animal species, including 27 species of birds. Its rich wetland habitat makes it ideal for wildlife … Read More

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