The White River Refuge was mostly bottomland forest, but
into swamp in a
Slough edges like
this were commonly swampy.
formed in small depressions within the forest.
Water Locust was usually
associated with the cypress.
With the water level very low this year, One could walk carefully with
rubber boots through parts of the swamp.
Cypress knees and butressed stumps
Large cypress trees were
The dried up swamp is reddish
from the fallen cypress needles.
One last swamp view