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Prairie Discovery Day • Jackson County

Saturday, Sep 19th, 2015 @ 9am-2pm
Rachel Snyder Prairie • 158th and U Rd. • Mayetta, KS • Map

Join us for food and fun on the prairie!

Prairie Discovery Day is the annual prairie walk and picnic at GHF’s Rachel Snyder Prairie. Work with the Groundhogs (GHF's volunteer prairie restoration crew) in the morning then join us for lunch and a prairie walk. Snyder Prairie is open to the public just a few days each year– don’t miss your chance to see this gorgeous prairie and learn about it's history, restoration, and how we're managing it today.

9:00 – Groundhogs restoration work
11:45 – Lunch and educational displays
12:30 – Prairie walk led by Frank Norman, Snyder Prairie Preserve Manager

An RSVP is requested. Contact Kim Bellemere, GHF Education Coordinator, at or 785-840-8104 to RSVP and for directions.

Contact: Kim Bellemere 785-840-8104

Sponsor: Grassland Heritage Foundation

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