GLACIAL PRAIRIE CHAPTER WORK PARTY
Saturday, February 24 – 9:00 a.m. to Noon
Location: Benedict Prairie with Alan Eppers
Benedict Prairie is a unique remnant located along a right-of-way on the old Kenosha-Silver Lake-Beloit branch of the Chicago Northwestern Railroad. The original vegetation is described by UW-Milwaukee Professor Philip Whitford in this pamphlet. See the before and after photos blow showing our progress in the last few months (photos courtesy of Alan Eppers).
Difficulty level: easy-medium; level but uneven terrain
WHAT TO BRING:
Participants should wear natural fibers, at least for outer layers. You will need sturdy footwear, clothes that can get beat up and work gloves.
WORK PARTY LEADER:
RVSP and for questions/information contact Alan Eppers (email) or at 847-691-6505.