Vernal Pool Hike (Rescheduled for 4/28)
Vernal pools are a little known but extremely important feature that occurs in our McHenry County oak woods.
Join TLC Board Member Randy Schietzelt to learn all about vernal pools! Vernal pools are a little known but extremely important feature that occurs in our McHenry County oak woods. Come learn why these pools are essential for amphibians and other creatures like fairy shrimp! Dress to get muddy and dirty. Signs will be posted for parking.
Note: The Vernal Pool Hike is CANCELLED for Saturday, April 14. It will be far too cold and wet (frogs do not call below 45 degrees!) We hope you can join us for our RESCHEDULED date on Saturday, April 28, same place and time! Sorry for any inconvenience, it's been an unpredictable spring to say the least!
Date: Saturday, April 28, 9:30 to 11 a.m.
Location: 18313 Hebron Rd., Harvard
Register: Call TLC's office at 815-337-9502.
The Vernal Pool Hike is a part of our Oak Keepers series. Oak Keepers teaches people hands on skills related to oak ecosystem restoration. Click here to learn more about Oak Keepers!