County: Pearl River
Total acreage: 219.0 acres
Conservation method: Conservation Easement donated by the Miriam M. Perry Family Trust
Date acquired: 2009-12-23
This approximately 219 acres located just north of Poplarville has been in the Perry family for at least 3 generations. It has been a source of timber production, livestock forage and family memories.
The Perry family wanted to place the property into a conservation easement to ensure soil and water quality, preserve aesthetics, and to safeguard this land resource for future generations.