Fernwood Seep Natural Areaupdated: April 2012
Fernwood Seep Natural Area, Polk County, consists of a complex of Ouachita Mountain wooded acid seeps, with a spring-fed stream and upland pine-oak/hickory forests. Wooded acid seeps are rapidly disappearing from the southeastern Ouachita Mountains and this site is the only example protected by the Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission.

Hunting is prohibited on this natural area

From Wickes travel north on U.S. Highway 71 approximately 3 miles to County Road 14. Turn left (west) on County Road 14 and travel 1 mile. The natural area is north of the road.

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