From Corn Field to Wetlands Ecosystem

Once a corn and soybean field, the 142-acre expansion of wetlands east of U.S. Highway 59 now features abundant wildlife, tall native grasses and a stable water retention system. How are such wetlands ecosystems created and sustained? Bring your walking shoes for this spring field trip to the wetlands south of Lawrence to learn about the area with wetlands manger Roger Boyd. Tour size is limited; registration required by Friday, June. 3. $7 Museum members; $10 general public. Call 785.864.2344 to register.
June 05, 2011
02:00 pm - 04:00 pm
Off Campus
Cost: $7 museum members; $10 public