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Goose Pond Fish and Wildlife Area

PROJECT OVERVIEW

Goose Pond Fish and Wildlife Area (GPFWA) is an 8000 acre wetland restoration project in Greene County, Indiana, approximately 90 miles southwest of Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI). The property map created by the Indiana Department of Natural Resources and identifies the roads and restoration units on the property.  The wetland is being restored under the Wetland Reserve Program (WRP) by the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), a division of the United States Department of Agriculture, and is currently one of the largest WRP restorations in the U. S. The restoration property boundaries of GPFWA are presented in an aerial photograph (CEES map), the larger western section referred to as Goose Pond, and the smaller eastern section Beehunter Marsh.