Location and Access:
Two miles northwest of Middletown along Salt Creek.
This nature preserve contains wet-mesic floodplain forest of the Illinois River Section of the Upper Mississippi River and Illinois River Bottomlands Natural Divisions.
Ownership: Illinois Department of Natural Resources
Dedication: February 1995
Size: 52.5 acres
Topo Map: New Holland and Middletown 7.5
For Further Information Contact: Site Superintendent, Sand Ridge State Forest, Box 111, Forest City IL 61532 (309/597-2212) or Illinois Department of Natural Resources, District Natural Heritage Biologist, 700 S. 10th Street, Havana, Illinois 62644 (309-543-3262).
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