Morton Slough

616 acres, on Morton Slough (off the Pend Oreille River), Bonner County, Idaho.

The property is a well-managed working forest and a certified tree farm of the kind identified by the Idaho Department of Lands for protection and assistance. The property meets the national American Tree Farm System standards for good management of forests and tree farms.

In addition, the property has a significant, relatively natural habitat of the kind identified in the Bonner County Comprehensive Plan and by Idaho Fish and Game (IDFG) as worthy of and important for conservation and preservation. According to IDFG staff, this property has very important big game winter range. It also provides a corridor for wildlife traveling back and forth from the mountains to Morton Slough, as well as important waterfowl and bird habitat.

Type of Protection: Donated conservation easement.

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