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Rock Creek Research Natural Area

Rock Creek Research Natural Area
Rock Creek Research Natural Area

Rock Creek Research Natural Area, located within the Daniel Boone National Forest, harbors one of the few virgin hemlock-hardwood forests remaining in Kentucky.

Location: Laurel County, KY

Year designated: 1975

Acres: 83

Ownership: Federal


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Last Updated: June 28, 2012