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Explore Dingus Natural Area • Linn County

Sunday, Apr 2nd, 2017 @ 10:30am
Dingus Natural Area • From Mound City take K-52 southwest about 3 miles to the top of the hill. Turn r • Mound City, KS • Map

Explore Dingus Natural Area in southeast, KS, 10:30 am. Join Kansas Native Plant Society at this unique locale managed by Kansas Ornithological Society. The diverse habitat includes mixed sugar maple-basswood and oak-hickory forests with rocky prairie openings on the ridges. Wear long pants and sturdy footwear, as there are no developed trails. Caleb Morse, Collection Manager for the McGregor Herbarium will lead the foray. To car pool from Lawrence, meet at 9 am in the parking lot for the McGregor Herbarium / Bridwell Lab and Monarch Watch, Constant Ave. & Crowell Dr, West Campus at KU. Directions to Dingus Natural Area: From Mound City take K-52 southwest about 3 miles to the top of the hill. Turn right at the Dingus Natural Area sign and follow the road north 1.5 miles and then west. There is a large sign on the southeast corner of the property.

Copy and paste Google MAP LINK: http://tinyurl.com/hppqn6d

Contact: Caleb Morse cmorse@ku.edu (785) 864-4493

Sponsor: KNPS

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