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Cane Talk, Autumn Walk 

Date(s): 
  11/2/2013 
Time(s): 
10:00 - 11:30 a.m., Saturday  
Description: 
Learn about the biology and ecology of native bamboo, also know as giant cane.  Cane formerly covered vast areas (canebreaks) in southern Illinois.  With Southern Illinois University researchers, discuss this important wetland habitat and techniques being developed to restore cane back to the land.  Also develop your skill of tree and woody plant ID of wetland habitats.
For more information: 
Event Type: 
Flora (plants); Habitat Restoration; Nature; Outdoor Event 
DNR Region(s): 
Location: 
Lower Cache River Access, Cache River State Natural Area 
Address: 
Access Road, off Perks Road, off St. Rt. 37 South 
City, State ZIP: 
Cypress  IL  62923 
Directions: 
 
Contact person/email: 
Cypress Creek National Wildlife Refuge  /  
Phone/Fax: 
618-634-2231  /  
Other Phone: 
Cache River S.N.A., Wetlands Center, 618-657-2064