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Stevens Creek Natural Area

Stevens Creek Natural Area
Stevens Creek Natural Area

Located within the Steven's Creek Heritage Preserve, Stevens Creek Natural Area is a Pleistocene relict ecosystem that harbors a flora considered extraordinary for its combination of plants one would expect to find either in mountain coves or in more southern localities. The old growth forest dominating the area is also unusual in the Piedmont biophysiographic province, a region with a long history of human development.

Location: McCormick County, SC

Year designated: 1979

Acres: 152

Ownership: State

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Last Updated: June 28, 2012