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Nelson Swamp Unique Area

Nelson Swamp Unique Area UMP (pdf, 88 kb)

The Nelson Swamp Unique Area is located in the west central section of Madison County within the Townships of Nelson, Cazenovia and Fenner. It is approximately 20 miles southeast of Syracuse and 13 miles southwest of Oneida.

We recognize Nelson Swamp to be an exhibit of unique and uncommon environmental values within the rapidly changing landscape of Central New York.

If you have questions and/or comments about this UMP, please email us