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Fen and Bogs: Hydrology, Biology and Ecological Restoration (Grand Rapids)

Fens and Bogs: Hydrology, Biology and Ecological Restoration, Sat, Sept 9…Nature enthusiasts will get an in-depth, firsthand look at the unique hydrology and biology of bogs and fens and learn why these are among our most biodiverse natural areas. Justin Heslinga, Stewardship Director with the Land Conservancy of West Michigan, will lead participants on a moderately-difficult hike through these wetland habitats to expose participants to the techniques used to protect and restore these important ecosystems. Plants, animals and other natural features will be identified along the way. Please note: The entire 3-hour workshop will be held outdoors rain or shine.

Date and Time   Sat, September 9, 2017    1:00 PM – 4:00 PM EDT

Location     Lamberton Lake Fen Nature Preserve
                   3118 Plaza Drive Northeast
                   Grand Rapids, MI 49525

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Registration fee of $25.00         Refund Policy     No Refunds