Saturday, June 28, 2008

Follow-up Event September 13

The History and Ecological Significance of the Middlefork Savanna Preserve and An Account of Species Found During BioBlitz

Saturday, September 13
Elawa Farm, 1401 Middlefork Dr, Lake Forest
2 - 4 p.m.: Slide presentations and Q&A in the main barn
4 - 5 p.m.: Guided walks in the preserve

Stephen Christy, landscape architect and long-time landscape consultant for Lake Forest Open Lands, will tell the incredible history of how the Middlefork Savanna was saved as a nature preserve.

Ken Klick, restoration ecologist for the Lake County Forest Preserve District, will present the results of today's BioBlitz.

Presented by the Gardeners at Elawa Farm, The Wildlife Discovery Center, the Lake County Forest Preserve District and Lake Forest Open Lands Association.

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