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89. The Freedom Hills WMA Addition
Date of Purchase: December 1, 2011
Location: Colbert County; Township 5S, Range 13W, within S05
Acreage: 102 Acres
THE Freedom Hills WMA ADAMS ADDITION in Colbert County consists of 102 acres of mixed pine-hardwood forest near Newsome Springs. This addition to the Freedom Hills WMA was secured through a property exchange. The Forever Wild Land Trust Board approved the exchange of 75 acres from the Riverton Community Hunting Area for the Adams Tract’s 102 acres. This addition provides improved access to the Freedom Hills WMA-McCullough addition (see purchase # 86).