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Near Columbia in Brown County, South Dakota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Columbia Marsh

 
 
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By Ruth VanSteenwyk, April 16, 2017
1. Columbia Marsh Marker
Inscription.

A Wetland Enhancement Project Developed by Ducks Unlimited, Inc. in cooperation with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the North American Wetlands Conservation Act Council on Sand Lake National Wildlife Refuge to improve North America's Waterfowl Resources.

Dedicated to
Gary W. Peterson
September 8, 2001

Funding for this project was generously provided by the following South Dakota Ducks Unlimited Major Donors.
Tim and Amy Kessler
Jack M. Thompson
A Friend of Gary Peterson
James Woodward "Doc" Wallace, M.D.
J.P. and Brendan P. Smith
Chuck and Carol Iten
John C. Feltl
Al and Sharon Dubiak
Dr. Joseph F. and Kristin K. Rigg
Dr. Mark E. and Paula Stotz
John S. Dale
Gary W. and Nancy Peterson

Other generous contributors to the project include
John E. Miller
John C. and Terry Green
Mark and Tammy Anderson
In Memory of Roger W. "Bub" Peterson, Jr.

 
Location. 45° 39.485′ N, 98° 18.621′ W. Marker is near Columbia, South Dakota, in Brown County. Marker is on 396th Ave. mile from 120th St., on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Columbia SD 57433, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other
Columbia Marsh Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, April 16, 2017
2. Columbia Marsh Marker
markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Columbia (approx. 3.7 miles away); Sand Lake's Observation Tower (approx. 4 miles away); The View from the Top (approx. 4 miles away); Songbirds (approx. 4.7 miles away); Sand Lake National Wildlife Refuge (approx. 4.7 miles away); Waterfowl (approx. 4.7 miles away); a different marker also named Sand Lake National Wildlife Refuge (approx. 7.7 miles away); Civilian Conservation Corps Camp (approx. 7.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbia.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on May 1, 2017. This page originally submitted on April 28, 2017, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 88 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 28, 2017, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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