FT11 - Somme Prairie and Vestal Grove

Day: Sunday 7/8
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Trip Leader: Stephen Packard
Email Address: spackard@audubon.org

Trip Limit: 20

High quality and restored prairie along with some of the region's oldest and most diverse savanna, oak woodland and ephemeral pond restorations. Somme Prairie, the most diverse in the region in one recent study, includes three acres of very high quality and 70 acres in various stages of recovery. Vestal Grove, Somme Prairie Grove and Somme Woods contain 200 acres of original and restored savanna and bur oak woodland. Twelve federal and state-listed plant species, including original and large restored populations. Wear Sturdy shoes and long pants.


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