Tuesday, September 18, 2012
Tour of the Sanford Natural Area
(Exhibits (Museum, Gardens, ...))
Tour led by Peter Carrington, assistant curator of the W.J. Beal Botanical Garden more information...
Rain Date: Tuesday, September 20, 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Join Peter Carrington, assistant curator of the W.J. Beal Botanical Garden, on a naturalist's walk through the Sanford Natural Area (adjoining the east side of Bogue Street along the south bank of the Red Cedar River on the MSU campus) for a look at a river's edge ecosystem at autumnal equinox. All manner of creatures and plants will be highlighted in this climatically unusual year. Preparations for winter and the foreshadowing of next spring will be discussed.
The group will meet in the parking lot of Van Hoosen Hall near the entrance to the natural area.