Pennsylvania State Game Lands Number 34

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Pennsylvania State Game Lands Number 34
Map showing the location of Pennsylvania State Game Lands Number 34
Map showing the location of Pennsylvania State Game Lands Number 34
Pennsylvania State Game Lands Number 34
Map showing the location of Pennsylvania State Game Lands Number 34
Map showing the location of Pennsylvania State Game Lands Number 34
Pennsylvania State Game Lands Number 34 (the United States)
LocationClearfield County
Coordinates41°12′49″N 78°14′12″W / 41.21361°N 78.23667°W / 41.21361; -78.23667
41°14′9″N 78°18′23″W / 41.23583°N 78.30639°W / 41.23583; -78.30639
41°16′18″N 78°21′35″W / 41.27167°N 78.35972°W / 41.27167; -78.35972
41°16′21″N 78°28′14″W / 41.27250°N 78.47056°W / 41.27250; -78.47056
Area10,248 acres (4,147 ha)
Max. elevation2,264 feet (690 m)
Min. elevation1,120 feet (340 m)
OwnerPennsylvania Game Commission
WebsitePennsylvania State Game Lands
GNIS ID 1188511

The Pennsylvania State Game Lands Number 34 are Pennsylvania State Game Lands in Clearfield County in Pennsylvania in the United States providing hunting, bird watching, and other activities.[1]

Geography[edit]

State Game Lands Number 34 is located in Covington and Girard Townships in Clearfield County, and in Benezette and Jay Townships in Elk County. Nearby communities include Census-designated places Byrnedale, Force and Weedville, as well as unincorporated communities Benezette, Caledonia, Huntley, Medix Run, Scattertown and Tyler.[2]

Nearby highways include Pennsylvania Routes 255, 555 and 879.[2]

All the parcels of SGL 34 lie within the West Branch Susquehanna River and Susquehanna River watersheds. Streams include Johnson Run and Silvermill Hollow Run both which drain to Bennett Branch Sinnemahoning Creek, then Sinnemahoning Creek. Jack Dent Branch flows to Medix Run, then the Bennett Branch. Mosquito Creek flows through SGL 34 and collects effluent from Gifford Run, McNerney Run, Panther run and Pebble Run, then flowing to the West Branch Susquehanna River.[2]

Protected areas within 30 miles include:[2]

National Forests[edit]

State Parks[edit]

State Forests[edit]

Pennsylvania State Game Lands[edit]

Statistics[edit]

SGL 34 was entered into the Geographic Names Information System on 2 August 1979 as identification number 1188511. Elevations range from 1,500 feet (460 m) to 2,264 feet (690 m), consisting of 10,248 acres (4,147 ha) in four parcels centered around coordinates 41°11′58″N 78°19′28″W / 41.19944°N 78.32444°W / 41.19944; -78.32444Coordinates: 41°11′58″N 78°19′28″W / 41.19944°N 78.32444°W / 41.19944; -78.32444 See the infobox for coordinates of individual parcels.[3][2]

See also[edit]

Pennsylvania State Game Lands

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Pennsylvania State Game Lands Number 34" (PDF). Retrieved 7 December 2018.
  2. ^ a b c d e "The National Map". Retrieved 8 December 2018.
  3. ^ "State Game Lands Number 34". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 7 December 2018.