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Alabama Game Management Unit A wildlife

  • ID:A
  • State:AL
  • Species:wildlife
  • Area:20,585 square miles
  • Elevation:100 ft - 2,300 ft
  • Public Lands:1,349 square miles
  • Percent Public Lands:7%
  • Block Management Walk-ins:123
  • Campgrounds:32
  • Fishing Access Sites:0
  • Trailheads:4
  • Recent Forest Fire Activity:6,517 acres
  • National Forests:Talladega National Forest, Tuskegee National Forest
  • Lat-Long:33.271665, -86.856225

Area A regulates hunting opportunities for wildlife in Alabama and covers 20,585 square miles. Public lands comprise 1,349 square miles (7%) of the total land covered by this game management unit. The greater region is best serviced by Birmingham, Montgomery, and Huntsville. The elevation of the region ranges from a low of 100 feet to a high of 2,300 feet above sea level. Wildfires have burned nearly 6,517 acres here in the last two years, providing opportunities for new vegetation and attracting a variety of wildlife. There are 4 trailheads that provide public gateways to these forested and wilderness areas: Talladega National Forest, Tuskegee National Forest, Cheaha Wilderness, Dugger Mountain Wilderness. Additionally, 123 sites are open to the public for access to managed private lands.

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