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Jakway Forest

Potential IBA

Buchanan County  

Directions:  From Aurora, travel 2 miles south on County Road W45. The park is on the west side of the road. Parking is available on the east, south, and north sides of the Forest.

Description:  The 300-acre Jakway Forest is the largest upland forest in Buchanan County. Although lacking in survey data, pileated woodpeckers, wood thrush, woodcock, black-billed cuckoo, and even a cerulean warbler have been observed or heard in the Forest, and other criteria species likely exist.

Criteria for this site
High conservation priority


Habitats found in this site
Woodland


Ownership
State








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