[BSW] Ice Mountain Trip on Saturday, June 9
kathy at fred.net
Wed May 30 22:04:06 BST 2012
To celebrate the productive botanical life of Larry Morse, please Join the
Botanical Society of Washington for a field trip to the Ice Mountain
Preserve on Saturday June 9, 2012, at 10 am in North River Mills, West
This site was selected to recognize Larry's botanical interests and
conservation efforts as well as his commitment to getting people of all
ages to sites of biological interest. He lead field trips to this popular
TNC Preserve that features an ice vent system at the base of talus slopes
along the North River, with boreal plant species more common to the north
and is also habitat for neotropical migrant birds. See this link for a
flyer on the preserve and driving instructions from Winchester, VA.
To minimize impact to this fragile site, participation is limited to two
groups of 15. Car-pooling is recommended.
Bring your lunch and good walking shoes.
Please let Julie Moore know if you are interested in attending, and also
if you are interested in driving and/or car-pooling: 703-358-2086, office
or 703-356-1623, home or Julie_H_Moore at fws,gov.
Ice Mountain added to National Natural Landmark list
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