Tamarack Nature Preserve (Woodbury) Tour

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Date(s) - 07/19/2017
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Tamarack Nature Preserve

Meet at the Tamarack Nature Preserve parking lot.

Tour a unique Woodbury wetland. Explore a little known natural area unique to Woodbury and to the Twin Cities metro.

Join the City of Woodbury and Ramsey-Washington Metro Watershed District on Wednesday, July 19, from 6:30-8:30 PM for a free, guided walking tour of the Tamarack Nature Preserve. The Tamarack Nature Preserve has more than 150 acres providing home to plants and trees that are typically found only in northern Minnesota. Learn about the park’s history, geology, water flow, unique blend of ecosystems and diversity of plants.

Meet at the Tamarack Nature Preserve parking lot at 6:30 PM. Then join the group on a guided walking tour on the boardwalk as plant ecologists, Jason Husveth and Doug Mensing answer questions and point out the diversity of unique bog plants, shrubs and trees. There will be Tamarack Swamp BINGO with prizes. Two tours will be leaving the parking lot 6:40 pm: one tour will be about 30-45 minutes and the other will return to the parking lot by 8:30 pm.

Pre-register by phone with Deb at 651-792-7959 or by e-mail at deb.barnes@rwmwd.org by 4:30 p.m. July 12. This event is free of charge. Participants of all ages are welcome.

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