Kneiper, Elizabeth .
Wildlife Management Area, West Kingston RI .
This quintessential swamp should interest bryologists and lichenologists. The 3,349 acres of Great Swamp Management Area includes extensive Red Maple swamps, a White Cedar swamp, and 2 miles of pristine shoreline habitat along Worden Pond. Additionally, 897 acres of the site are forested. Christopher Raithel of the Department of Environmental Management will join us on the walk. Waterproof boots or shoes are essential. Horse flies may be bothersome. Insect repellent is recommended. Lunch, water and snacks will be provided.
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1 - Harvard University, Farlow Herbarium, 22 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA, 02138, USA
Presentation Type: Activities:Field Trips
Date: Thursday, August 5th, 2010
Time: 8:00 AM