Green Swamp Wildlife Management Area (WMA)

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Off County Road 471
Webster, FL 33597

(352) 796-7211
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Green Swamp

Green Swamp WMA consists of 50,692 acres. Also known as Green Swamp East, this area is part of the approximately 110,000 acres purchased to protect the land and water resources of the Green Swamp Basin. Green Swamp is a critical recharge area for the Floridian aquifer as well as the source of the Hillsborough, Withlacoochee, Ocklawaha, and Peace rivers. Most of the landscape is pine flatwoods, cypress domes, and hardwoods swamps. Freshwater fishing is good along this segment of the Withlacoochee River. Stanley Fish Hole and Maynard Mines, both accessed from SR 471, are popular fishing spots. Deer, hog, and turkey hunting are good. More than 20 miles of the Florida Trail, 13.1 miles of which are part of the Florida National Scenic Trail, traverse the area. Over 20 miles of unpaved service roads are marked for bicycling.

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3583 County Road 788
Webster, FL 33597

(352) 732-1225
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Richloam Wildlife Management Area
Richloam WMA

Off County Road 471, Webster, FL 33597

(352) 732-1225
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