Boat in Okefenokee Swamp

« Back to Okefenokee Swamp-Blackwater Country, April, 1992 National Geographic Magazine

Fishermen break the still waters of Billy's Lake on a foggy morning in the Okefenokee Wildlife Refuge. A mysterious aura surrounds the Okefenokee which means "land of the trembling earth" in a Native American language. <br />
Established in 1937, the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge protects the waters, wilderness and wildlife of the 438,000-acre Okefenokee Swamp.
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Fishermen break the still waters of Billy's Lake on a foggy morning in the Okefenokee Wildlife Refuge. A mysterious aura surrounds the Okefenokee which means "land of the trembling earth" in a Native American language.
Established in 1937, the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge protects the waters, wilderness and wildlife of the 438,000-acre Okefenokee Swamp.
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