This is the second of three prairie Tuesday evening walks to highlight numerous bird-native plant interactions. All are easy walks unless noted. Bring your binoculars, a 10-power magnifier (or borrow one from Chase) and consider a camera and bug repellent. Wear closed-toe shoes with socks above the ankle. Usually no toilet facilities on site. No registration required. All trips led by Chase Davies 651-246-9754 RockyBirder@gmail.com
(PT #2) Rachel Lilly Preserve managed by Dodge Nature Center – Mid-Summer Blooming Prairie
LOCATION 680 MN-62, Mendota Heights, MN 55118
TOPIC This walk will focus on prairie restoration and blooming flowers.
DIRECTIONS Enter from MN-62 – bear left to park by the barn or right to park in the church parking lot. Meet by the red barn. Note: Do not park at the 590 MN-62 site.
DIFFICULTY Easy. However, the walking route covers 2 miles.