Floating Island, a floating heath bog, is surrounded by mixed bog swamp forest and an intricate complex of meandering river, oxbows and ponds. It is considered one of the finest wildlife areas in northern New England, providing critical habitat for species including osprey and bald eagle.
Year designated: 1972
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