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Dwyer WMA Reference Map

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Dwyer WMA

County: Rice
Nearest Town: Warsaw
Area: 56 ac

Directions: From Warsaw go 0.5 miles N. on Co. Rd. 13, 2.0 miles N. on twp. road, 0.8 miles E. on CSAH 12.

Description: This WMA is a marsh and ash swamp complex. The marsh is fringed by maple and basswood forest types.

Good location for spring wildlife watching. Look for blue-winged teal, marsh wrens, sora rails, bitterns, and green herons.

Management emphasis for this WMA is on wetland protection and wetland wildlife.

At this scale, these WMA boundaries are general, and do not accurately represent the actual legal boundaries. WMA users still need to verify public lands boundaries by observing boundary signs and contacting local DNR Wildlife offices.