Watson Island State Forest

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Watson Island State Forest is located in St. Johns County, Florida. [1] [2] [3] The state forest includes 199 acres of Bottomland Forest, 129 acres of Wet Flatwoods, 124 acres of Mesic Flatwoods, 26 acres of floodplain, 23 acres of Baygall forest, 2 acres of Floodplain Marsh, 2 acres of ruderal and 1 acre of dome swamp. [1]

St. Johns County, Florida County in Florida, United States

St. Johns County is a county of the U.S. state of Florida. As of the 2010 United States Census, the county's population was 190,039. The county seat and largest incorporated city is St. Augustine. St. Johns County is part of the Jacksonville metropolitan area.

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References

  1. 1 2 10 year management plan Watson Island State Forest Florida Division of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Division of Forestry
  2. Consider a 10-year Management Plan for Watson Island State Forest December 3, 2007 Florida Department of Environmental Protection
  3. Florida Forever Management Prospectus St Johns River Blueway, Division of Forestry

Coordinates: 29°53′31″N81°35′02″W / 29.892°N 81.584°W / 29.892; -81.584

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