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Back Woods Forest Preserve
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The honeybee has to travel an average of 43,000 miles to collect enough nectar to make a pound of honey!

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Some of the plants and animals you might see on your visit to the Back Woods are:

Trees

Vines & Shrubs

Herbs & Grasses

Longleaf Pine

American beautyberry

Grass leafed aster

Loblolly bay

Buttonbush

Bluestem

Red bay

Muscadine grape

 

Black gum

Virginia creeper

 

Sand live oak

Wild Coffee

 

Turkey Oak

Sparkleberry 

 

Bluejack oak

   
     

Reptiles & Amphibians

Birds

Mammals & Marsupials

Gopher tortise

Red-tailed hawk

Nine banded armadillo

Southern toad

Pileated woodpecker

Grey squirrel

Green tree frog

Brown thrasher

Virginia opossum 

Southeastern five-lined skink

Red-shouldered hawk

 

Southern black racer

Blue jay

 

Six-lined racerunner

Red-bellied woodpecker

 

 

Pine warbler

 

 

Downy woodpecker 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Coleman Science Works Theater
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