Tag Archives: botanzing

Nature Note Cards

Saturday, June 22, 1pm–3pm
Location: Cache River Wetlands Center
Use a unique technique to bring nature into your life! Learn how to use flowers and other plant parts collected from trees, vines, and other natural items to create personal note cards. Each participant will have the opportunity to create two note cards and envelopes. For more information, [...]

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Wild Orchids, Lilies and Irises of the Cache River Basin

Saturday, March 23, 10am-11am
Location: Cache River Wetlands Center
Naturalists John and Martha Schwegman will take you on a virtual tour to learn about these wild flowers found within the Cache River Basin. A photo presentation of these beautiful wildflowers will highlight their flowering time, ecology, habitat, and distribution. For more information, call the Cache River Wetlands [...]

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Tree Talk and A Spring Walk

[ May 26, 2012; 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ] Saturday, May 26, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

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Surround yourself in the diversity of trees native to southern Illinois and discover their intrinsic value to the Cache as we study basic tree identification skills. With over 127 species found in our area learn how to identify the most common ones, [...]

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Cache River Nature Fest – 2012

[ May 12, 2012; 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. ] Saturday, May 12, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Join us for the 11th year of Cache River Nature Fest, an event that highlights the rich diversity of habitats and wildlife in the Cache River Watershed! Guided canoe tours, bike trips, hikes, and special presentations will be scheduled throughout the day and will feature live animal demonstrations, [...]

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