Larry Reis to give prairie walk
Wed, 05/16/2018 - 3:29pm admin
Chester / Lime Springs - Winneshiek County Conservation will be hosting a prairie wildflower walk at Hayden Prairie on Sunday, May 20 at 2 p.m.
Join naturalist Larry Reis in wandering the prairie to see what unique flowers are blooming. If you have binoculars, bring them along as there will be many grassland birds visiting the prairie as well.
Hayden Prairie is a state preserve and is one of the largest unplowed sections of pristine tallgrass prairie in Iowa. It is located in Howard County near Lime Springs. Please meet at parking lot off of A23. Directions and a map are available at www.winneshiekwild.com under “Maps and Directions.”
This event is free and no registration is required. Hayden Prairie has no trails, so please dress appropriately for walking through long grass.
For more information, visit www.winneshiekwild.com or call (563) 534-7145.