A vital connection between the Charles Deaton Preserve and the Pascagoula River Wildlife Management Area, this site helps protect an important river corridor used by animals such as the following:
An abundance of plant species is supported by the removal of non-native species such as cogongrass and Chinese tallow, which can grow quickly and out-compete native species. Native plants include:
Thanks to our partners who have helped protect the area's plant and communities:
For more information on the Herman Murrah Preserve, please contact Becky Stowe, Terrestrial Program Manager.
The Nature Conservancy
South Mississippi Conservation Program
10910 Highway 57, Suite C
Vancleave, MS 39565