- Turkeycock Wildlife Management Area
Turkeycock Wildlife Management Area is a
protected arealocated along the ridge of Turkeycock Mountainnorthwest of Martinsville, Virginia; its 2679 acres straddle the border between Franklin and Henry Counties. The area is primarily forest, with several opea areas for wildlife located around the property. The lowest elevation is 1100 feet above sea level, while the highest is over 1700 feet. A number of small streams drain the land, and a pond is located near its southwestern corner. Most wildlife management in the area has been limited to improving timberquality through the sale of wood.
* [http://www.dgif.state.va.us/wmas/detail.asp?pid=32 WMA page]
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