Marietta in Washington County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The Ohio Riverís Wild Side
Wildlife is making a comeback in todayís cleaner Ohio River but needs your help to protect and enhance shrinking habitats. Improved water quality, riverbanks rich in native vegetation, and areas offering less disturbances will help ensure a future for wildlife—and people—on the Ohio River.
Erected by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the Marietta Natural History Society.
Location. 39° 24.636′ N, 81° 27.109′ W. Marker is in Marietta, Ohio, in Washington County. Marker is Touch for map. It is just east of the Bicentennial Plaza. Marker is in this post office area: Marietta OH 45750, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Public Landing (a few steps from this marker); Shipbuilding (within shouting distance of this marker); Mariettaís Historic Corner (within shouting distance of this marker); Lafayette (within shouting distance of this marker); S. Durward Hoag (within shouting distance of this marker); Southern Boundary Picketed Point (within shouting distance of this marker); Pioneer Marietta (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Forty-Eight Pioneers (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marietta.
Categories. • Animals • Natural Features • Natural Resources •
Credits. This page was last revised on May 6, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 6, 2017, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 91 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 6, 2017, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.