Princeton in Gibson County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Patoka Wildlife Refuge
1994 — Present
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Animals • Environment • Parks & Recreational Areas • Waterways & Vessels. A significant historical year for this entry is 1994.
Location. 38° 21.329′ N, 87° 34.213′ W. Marker is in Princeton, Indiana, in Gibson County. Marker is at the intersection of West Broadway Street (Indiana Route 65) and North West Street, on the left when traveling east on West Broadway Street. Marker is located in the heritage plaza at the southeast corner of Downtown Princeton Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 300 West Broadway Street, Princeton IN 47670, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Tri-State Tornado (here, next to this marker); Stellar Community (here, next to this marker); Prehistoric Landscape (here, next to this marker); Native Americans (here, next to this marker); Lyles Station (here, next to this marker); Early Settlers (a few steps from this marker); Industry (a few steps from this marker); Agriculture (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Princeton.
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Also see . . . Patoka Wildlife Refuge.
Established in 1994, as the 502nd national wildlife refuge in the country, the Patoka River National Wildlife Refuge and Management Area is located in rural southwestern Indiana, in Pike and Gibson counties. Currently a mosaic of nearly 9,000 acres of non-contiguous parcels, the Refuge continues to grow. Acquisitions obtained each year from willing sellers move the Refuge closer to the completion of its authorized 22,472-acre boundary. This boundary stretches for 20 miles as the crow flies in an east-west direction along the lower(Submitted on January 20, 2022, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
Credits. This page was last revised on January 20, 2022. It was originally submitted on January 20, 2022, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 91 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 20, 2022, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.