Destruction Site – Paradise Campground area blueberry field

“Paradise Campground area raceway in a blueberry field”

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Location: Hammonton, Atlantic County, Wharton State Forest

GPS location:   N 39.68709/ W 74.74297

A blueberry patch turned into a raceway

A blueberry patch turned into a raceway

Local name: Unknown

Directions: Route 206 N. to Paradise Lane Campground road on right, right on second dirt road, vernal pool on left (also destroyed), blueberry field on right.

Type of Area: Open wetlands/forest wetlands/vernal pool

What is going on at this site: This site has been turned into a virtual 4 x 4 off-road vehicle and ATV raceway .  There is about a 1/4 mile circular track through the area with many off shoots invading surrounding forested area.  The usual dumping is going on with beer cans, tires, construction debris.

What is there: Green frogs, Carpenter frogs and Pine Barren Tree frogs

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3 thoughts on “Destruction Site – Paradise Campground area blueberry field

  1. Is this land owned by Paradise Campground, or is it in the State Forest? Who would have to take action to prevent it?

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