IBA Site Information

Snake Creek Marsh
State IBA
Greene County  
Directions:  2 mi N of Rippey on CR T46
Description:  LeConte's and Nelson's Sparrows, Yellow Rails, and Bobolinks which are local and under pressure throughout their breeding and wintering ranges, regularly use this as a migration stop. This vanishing habitat type needs preservation for its uniqueness as well as to supply a valuable rest stop for these and other species.
Criteria for this site
High conservation priority
Rare or unique habitat
Significant species concentrations
Habitats found in this site