Allegheny National Forest

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Allegheny National Forest

Address:222 Liberty St
PO Box 847
Warren, PA 16365

Size: 513,325 acres.
Location:Northwestern Pennsylvania. Accessible by US 6, 62, and 219. Nearby cities/towns include Bradford, Kane, Ridgway, Sheffield, Tionesta, and Warren.
Facilities:20 campgrounds, 11 picnic sites, 4 beaches, 6 boat launches, trails.
Activities:Camping, hunting, fishing, boating, canoeing, swimming, hiking, mountain biking, ORV riding, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling.
Special Features:700+ miles of streams and rivers including the Allegheny River, a designated Wild and Scenic river; Allegheny Islands Wilderness, 7 small river islands; Allegheny National Recreation Area; a 95-mile section of the North Country National Scenic Trail.

See other parks in Pennsylvania.
Parks Directory of the United States, 5th Edition. © 2007 by Omnigraphics, Inc.
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Charged with trespass and disorderly conduct for blocking trucks from delivering logs from the Allegheny National Forest to a chip mill, two forest activists, Shannon Hughes and Josh Raisler Cohn, agreed to a deal sentencing them to 50 hours of community service.
In the Allegheny National Forest, sawtimber trees must contain one grade 3 sawlog; otherwise, it is considered cull.
In the 200,000 ha Allegheny National Forest alone, riparian habitat flanks over 1600 km of headwater streams (Williams and Moriarity, 1997).
Pennsylvania, 400,000 acres across the state's northern tier have been affected in recent years by such a blight, including about 90,000 acres of the Allegheny National Forest.
The trail's Web page introduces you to the scenery you can find along the way, such as the Finger Lakes region of New York, the Allegheny National Forest in Pennsylvania, Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore in Michigan, and North Dakota's Sheyenne National Grasslands.
Three tornadoes crossed the Allegheny National Forest in northwestern Pennsylvania, damaging over 5000 ha of forest (U.S.
Steve Miller, Pennsylvania Allegheny National Forest public affairs officer, said closed roads in his district are actually opened during hunting season to give hunters better access to remote areas.
I was a graduate student at Penn State, studying the food habits of deer in Pennsylvania's Allegheny National Forest. Bonnie was a research subject--a tame, white-tailed doe.
There is an extremely rare pocket of a native old-growth forest in Pennsylvania's Allegheny National Forest, where 500-year-old, 40-inch-diameter eastern hemlocks tower 125 feet above the forest floor.
The planning process for the 2000 event began at the 1999 Gathering, in Pennsylvania's Allegheny National Forest. Hippies hunkered around campfires tossed out ideas for the new venue: Vermont, Arizona, Utah.
The Indiana bat, an endangered species, was found in the Allegheny National Forest, which contains one-third of the world's supply of black cherry.

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