Non-native plants and animals
Protection and Conservation Laws:
Groups: wetland Resource Permit (WRP) and Environment Resource Permit (ERP)
Effects on the culture of the Region:
The culture around the swamp has been greatly affected by the resources that the swamp provides, like cypress wood and peat.
The rugged terrain challenge many early travelers as they made the cypress swamp area their home. Today's citizens are very proud of their history and connection to the swamp-forest.