Honey Hollow Watershed
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe
N 40° 22.365 W 075° 00.980
18T E 498613 N 4469130
Quick Description: A 700-acre watershed, managed for agriculture; first in the nation to show that cooperative action, with federal technical assistance, can shape land use.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 4/26/2020 11:17:35 AM
Waymark Code: WM12CBJ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member wayfrog
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Long Description:
Honey Hollow Watershed- A 700-acre watershed, managed for agriculture; first in the nation to show that cooperative action, with federal technical assistance, can shape land use. Conservation area here was formed in 1939 by six farms on Honey Hollow Creek, supported by the U.S. Soil Conservation Service, to protect soil, water, and wildlife. A prototype for thousands of watersheds across the nation; named a National Historic Landmark in 1969.
Marker Name: Honey Hollow Watershed

County: Bucks

Date Dedicated: 9/20/1997

Marker Type: Roadside

Location: Upper York Rd. (Rt. 263) 1/4 mi. S of Creamery Rd., Solebury Twp.

Category: Agriculture, Environment

Website: [Web Link]

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