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Hemlocks Natural Area

Hemlocks Natural Area
Hemlocks Natural Area

Hemlocks Natural Area, located within Tuscarora State Forest, contains a virgin forest that has more resemblance to the hemlock-northern hardwood forests than to the oak-chestnut forests in which it is located.

Location: Perry County, PA

Year designated: 1972

Acres: 131

Ownership: State

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Last Updated: June 28, 2012