National Natural Landmarks
Congaree River Swamp
The Congaree River Swamp is the most extensive, mature cypress-gum swamp and bottomland hardwood forest complex in South Carolina. Located within Congaree National Park, the site provides a sanctuary for wildlife.
Location: Richland County, SC
Year designated: 1974
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