Dozens of research studies show that spending time in nature is good for you – reducing blood pressure, boosting immune system function, lowering blood sugar, reducing stress and anxiety, and more.
Use this interactive map to locate a beautiful North Carolina wetland near you to explore. North Carolina has many public wetlands that everyone can visit – in state, county, city, and local parks; state natural areas; and nature preserves.
Click any site for general information, photos and/or videos, and access information.
Table of public wetlands in map is available here
Map was last updated 9/18/2018; information was gathered prior to Hurricane Florence, so some conditions may have changed. Check with local landowner for current conditions.