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Battell Biological Preserve

Battell Biological Preserve
Battell Biological Preserve

The virgin hemlock-northern hardwood stand within Battell Biological Preserve illustrates a pristine, climax, New England forest. Hemlocks reach a diameter of 30 to 40 inches and heights over 100 feet. Located on a steep, rocky mountain slope, the undisturbed site is used primarily for educational purposes.

Location: Addison County, VT

Year designated: 1976

Acres: 100

Ownership: Private

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Last Updated: June 28, 2012