lake clear old growth forest

Lake Clear's Old Growth Forest is approximately 68 ha and is one of three such MNR designated forests in Renfrew County, Shaw Woods and Gillies Forest being the others.



An MNR tagged sugar maple
 
A well stabilized cedar shoreline
 
Sugar maples are dominant

Location
The forest is located in the southwest part of Lake Clear in the general proximity of the Opeongo and Lake Clear roads.  With no sign or obvious entry points the forest is rather difficult to find without a map or GPS coordinates as is outlined below.



 



BOUNDARY
PLACEMARKS
 
GIS coordinates FIELD
coordinates 
 STREAM
PLACEMARKS
FEATUREGIS
coordinates
FIELD
coordinates
 A
45.4308
77.2067
SIB
45.4317
77.2111
  Astream entering lake45.4289
77.2001
45.4289
77.2004
B 
45.4283
77.2050 
SIB
45.4284
77.2050
 Bstream
entering
lake
 
45.4245
77.1953
45.4272
77.1981
 
C45.4280
77.1991
 
45.4286
77.1999
 
 C intersection of 2 streams45.4265
77.2069
 
 
D45.4245
77.1953 
45.4272
77.1981
 
 D    
E 45.4249
77.2061 
  E    
F 45.4165
77.2013
  F    
G 45.4166
77.2041
 
      
H 45.4310
77.2122
      


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