Field Trip: Region 4A

Sun. Aug 1, 2021 9:00am - 10:30am CDT
All Ages
46 days away
Price: Free
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46 days away
Price: Free
All Ages
Event Description

4A Codfish

Region 4A
Codfish Hollow Hill Prairie Walk
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Maquoketa, Iowa

Enjoy a walk on Codfish Hollow Hill Prairie which offers over 100 native plants that are considered unique or uncommon. The landscape shows a mosaic of remnant prairie hilltops, reconstructed prairie, woodland, and savanna components. Landowner, Ray Hamilton, will discuss management and stewardship practices, especially measures taken to protect sensitive species and promote their unique niches.

Field trips may be subject to adverse weather. Field trip leaders will contact attendees if severe weather is an issue.

  • Registration limit: 25

  • Private land

  • Remnants, reconstruction, woodland, savanna

  • Dry-mesic remnant prairie

  • Points of Interest: Uncommon to rare native flowering species, prairie dependent butterflies

  • Physical Challenges: Short, relatively easy walk, mildly rocky

  • Restroom Facilities: No

  • Food/Water Provided: No

  • Seating available: No

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Field Trip Registration Free