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Fall generally offers ample opportunities to find all sorts of fungus in the preserves and as cooler, wet weather moves in, be on the lookout while on the trails. View more information.

The 274-acre John Wesley Preserve was acquired between 2006 and 2008.

The preserve is part of the Forked Creek preservation system, which conserves more than 2,400 acres of land.

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John Wesley Preserve protects forest habitat and a portion of Forked Creek.
John Wesley Preserve Wildlife
Photograph Courtesy of Tim Good
John Wesley Preserve is located north of Ballou Road and west of Warner Bridge Road in Wilmington/Wesley Township.

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