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    • Forest of Oriental Arborvitae in Yeongcheon-ri, Danyang
    • Forest of Oriental Arborvitae in Yeongcheon-ri, Danyang
    • Forest of Oriental Arborvitae in Yeongcheon-ri, Danyang
    • Forest of Oriental Arborvitae in Yeongcheon-ri, Danyang
    • Forest of oriental arborvitae in Yeongcheon-ri
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 Classification Natural Monument   62
 Name of Cultural
 Properties
Forest of Oriental Arborvitae in Yeongcheon-ri, Danyang
 Kind of Cultural
 Properties
 Quantity 54,347㎡
 Designated Date 1962.12.03
 Address San38, Yeongcheon-ri, Maepo-eup  Danyang-gun  Chungcheongbuk-do
 Age
 Owner Gwon Heung-seon
 Manager Danyang-gun
 Description The oriental arborvitae grows in China and Korea.

In Korea, it grows at Danyang, Dalseong, Andong, Yeongyang and so on.

These trees usually form a forest in taking its roots on the cliff.

These are often planted around houses and town in order to arrange beautifully the surroundings.The oriental arborvitae forest in Yeongcheon-ri is located beside the road from Danyang to Jecheon.

The height of these trees is 1 ~ 2 meters and these are placed at intervals.

It looks like the forest in which only the oriental arborvitae grows, but other trees like a bridal wreath which grow in the limestone area are also found.

This forest is a natural habitat of oriental arborvitae which is rare in Korea.

It is designated and conserved as a natural monument because of its great value for the scientific research of plant community and the research of group genetics.
 
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