This Preserve was one of the first land purchased for conservation in the state of Mississippi. The Sweetbay Bogs Preserve is managed by the Mississippi Chapter of the Nature Conservancy. The preserve is lined with Sweetbay trees and contains nearly 194 acres of nature.Partners who have aided in the understanding of the area include local neighbors and fire department, Mississippi Power Company, Mississippi Heritage Program and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.Due to the sensitivity of the Sweetbay Bogs habitat, field trips are available by appointment only.
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