Luzerne County

Huntington Mountain North

Union Twp. • 223.9 Acres

The Huntington Mt. North property consists of 223.94 acres and is located in Union Township, near the community of Shickshinny. The majority of the Property occurs along the northeast end of Huntington Mountain. The Conservation Area is entirely forested with the majority of trees consisting of mixed deciduous hardwoods. Very steep slopes with exposed rocky outcrops occur in the south eastern northern sections of the Property. The forest and vegetative understory provides riparian buffer protection to Shickshinny Creek and the Susquehanna River.

Huntington Mountain North provides an important connectivity parcel to already protected lands. The property borders the 3,016 acre State Game Land #260 and the conserved 104 acre Warrior’s Path. The property provide habitat for forest interior species like black bear, scarlet tanager, cerulean warbler, hood warbler, and wood thrush.

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