Byron Forest Preserve District
Preservation

Education

Recreation

10/21/2017 : Oak Savanna and Prairie Hike

It's the month of "Oaktober!" Celebrate by learning about the history of these ecosystems while enjoying an intermediate hike in one of the prettiest areas on the preserve, including our lone oaks, the trails along the river, and a few spacial sandy spots where the only cactus native to IL grows. We'll pass by habitats belonging to badgers, box turtles, and coyotes, and are to see deer and birds. Learn why these areas are so rare and what's being done to preserve them.

Where :    Jarrett Prairie Center

Time :    9:30 - 11am.

Fee :     Free

Age :    All are welcome

Min/Max :     5/20

 

Please register by October 17th.