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Belt Woods

Belt Woods
Belt Woods

Belt Woods is one of the few remaining old-growth upland forests in the Atlantic Coastal Plain biophysiographic province. It is an example of upland hardwood forest dominated by tulip poplar and white oak. The woods support a diverse bird population, including neotropical migrants.

Location: Prince George's County, MD

Year designated: 1974

Acres: 58

Ownership: State


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Last Updated: June 28, 2012