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Ecosystem Strolls - Prairies and Savannas

Event Details:

Event Type: Announcement
Time: Thursday, September 3, 2020 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Categories: Entertainment
Kid Friendly
Lectures & Talks
Nature & Outdoors

Event Description:

Join Poweshiek County Conservation for Ecosystem Strolls on Thursdays from 5:30 - 7:30PM. Amy will lead you through a series of walks through different ecosystems in Poweshiek County.

Thursday, September 3 - Prairies and Savandas
- Meet at Diamond Lake's Main Shelter. We'll walk the east portion of the Stagecoach trail (paved, approx 1 mile).

Thursday, September 10 - Wetlands
- Meet at the parking area at 1058 500th Ave (just north of Fun Valley Event Center). We'll walk a mowed trail thorugh wetlands and pairies

Thursday, September 17 - Tallgrass prairie
- Meet at the Stagecoach trail parking area half a mile west of Highway 63 on 480th Ave. We'll walk towards Diamond Lake (paved trail, 1.5-2 miles)

Thursday, September 24 - Woodlands
- Meet at 1058 500th Ave (north of Fun Valley). We'll celebrate fall by going off trail through Fleming Woods State Preserve. (Long pants and closed toed shoes recommended).

Questions? Contact Naturalist Amy at 319-213-5607 or

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