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Wetlands in Nature

June 11 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Free

What is is wetland?  Well, how a wetland is defined can depend on the agency involved! In this program, Vernon LaGesse will discuss at the history of wetlands in Illinois and also a few current wetland restoration projects in the state.

Presenter Bio:

Vernon LaGesse has been conducting stewardship and restoration work for 30 years.  He is founder and Executive Director of a local not-for-profit land trust The Friends of Sangamon Valley in Springfield, IL.  His current work mostly involves organizing all stewardship activities for the organization.  These activities include workdays at various nature preserves and developing restoration plans for various nature preserves.

Details

Date:
June 11
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Tags:
Website:
http://illinoisprairie.wildones.org/events/rain-gardens-with-native-plants/

Organizer

Illinois Prairie Chapter of Wild Ones
Phone:
(309) 452-8700
Email:
juergenandmeredith@gmail.com
Website:
www.www.wildones.org/chapters/ilprairie

Venue

Mennonite Church of Normal
805 S. Cottage Avenue
Normal, IL 61761 United States
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