Places We Protect

Francis Beidler Forest in Four Holes Swamp

South Carolina

Green Algae Winter view of green algae covering a small pond used as a seasonal rookery on International Paper's Hamilton Ridge tract in Hampton County, South Carolina. South Atlantic Coastal Plain ecoregion. © Mark Godfrey/The Nature Conservancy

Francis Beidler Forest is the world's largest virgin cypress-tupelo swamp forest.