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Black Creek Swamp

City:
County:
Jackson
Total acreage: 80.0 acres
Conservation method:
Property donated to the LTMCP by the Save the Pascagoula organization
Date acquired: 2002-02-27

Intersected by I-10 to the north, the Black Creek property is a pristine landscape, with slash pine, scrub oak, remnants of cypress, yaupon holly, catbriar, and sawgrass lining the creek. This area is home to a variety of native wildlife, including Osprey, Great White Egrets, Brown Pelicans, a variety of migratory birds, fish and raccoons.