Leaf Patch are one of the many biomes within the Hearthlands, a form of Forest Terrain. On foot, a Hearthling can travel at a running pace through Leaf Patch, with a decent level of stamina drain for doing so. You may plow a Patch to turn it into plowed dirt, but directly paving a Patch is impossible. Leaf Patches are a source of many of the different forageables in the game, as with other forest terrains, so it is a good idea to settle down near or inside of one, particularly when starting out, since they also are a plentiful supply of various materials which are needed in spades during the early portions of the game, such as Blocks of Wood, Boards, Boughs, and edible berries and fruits.
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