Public Description of Hocking State Forest, Hocking Co., Ohio, USA

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Location: Hocking State Forest, Hocking Co., Ohio, USA
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General Description:

Southeastern Ohio south of Lancaster and Logan.

Habitat Description:

Mixed mesophytic forest. There are sycamore bottoms, oak hickory uplands and Northern hardwoods. Conifers include Virginia pibe, white pine and eastern Hemlock. Geology is unique with several geologic zones meeting here. Black hand sandstone is an obvious component with caves and outcroppings.

Interesting Species:

Hemistropharia albocrenulata, Rhodotus palmatus, Gomphus clavatus, Cantharellus persicinus,



Description author: walt sturgeon (Request Authorship Credit)


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