Places We Protect

Finzel Swamp Preserve


Blue sky and white clouds are reflected in the still surface of a small pond. A thick stand of trees grows right up to the edge of the water.
Finzel Swamp Preserve Finzel Swamp is located in a frost pocket, creating a landscape more reminiscent of habitat found much further north in Canada. © Kent Mason

Finzel Swamp is a reminder of Maryland life 15,000 years ago.