Bagdad in Santa Rosa County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
The Ecology of the Blackwater River
Enjoying the Blackwater River
Thirty-one miles of the Blackwater River are navigable by canoe, kayak inner tube, or small boat. The area from Kennedy Bridge (near Munson)
"Water is the most critical resource issue of our lifetime and our children's lifetime. The health of our waters is the principal measure of how we live on the land."
Left, bottom: Blackwater River at sunset
Right, top: Accelerated erosion
Right, middle: Blackwater River
Right, bottom: Beggarticks on the riverbank
Erected 2016 by the Bagdad Waterfronts Florida Partnership, Inc.
Location. 30° 36.301′ N, 87° 1.871′ W. Marker is in Bagdad, Florida, in Santa Rosa County. Marker can be reached from Main Street 0.1 miles east of Forsyth Street. Touch for map. Located within the Bagdad Mill Site Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6953 Main Street, Bagdad FL 32530, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Skirmish on the Blackwater (within shouting distance of this marker); Bagdad Lumber Mill / Shipbuilding at Bagdad (within shouting distance of this marker); Civil War and Reconstruction in Northwest Florida (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bagdad Mill Site Park The Early History of Bagdad (about 400 feet away); Working for the Company (about 400 feet away); The Bagdad Mill Site (about 400 feet away); Submerged Aquatic Vegetation (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bagdad.
Categories. • Animals • Horticulture & Forestry • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on December 8, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 8, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 127 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 8, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.