THE HISTORY BEHIND OUR BENCHES
In May 2009 a devastating storm
struck south Greenville causing
great damage to several areas of
the damage was caused by a tornado
that did not touch down or by
straight line winds. Whatever the
cause, the damage to the preserve
was quite severe. A total of 40 to
50 trees in the preserve were lost in this storm.
surrounding cypress brake, and remember that without the natural cycles of destruction and regrowth that occur in nature, the creation of these benches would not have been possible.
Enjoy the Preserve-
Sit and enjoy the surroundings.
Help Maintain the Beauty of the Preserve...
Please enjoy but do not destroy what nature created.
Greenville Cypress Preserve Highway 82 West and Cypress Lane Greenville, Mississippi