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  2. Illinois Nature Preserves Commission

Ramsey Railroad Prairie

Nature Preserve Area: 
8
County: 
Fayette
Location and Access: 
North of Ramsey along an abandoned railroad. Part of Sec. 8, T8N, R1E, 3 PM.

Description: 
Dry-mesic and mesic prairie of the Effingham Plain Section of the Southern Till Plain Natural Division.

Ownership: 
Illinois Department of Natural Resources, 1 Natural Resources Way, Springfield, IL 62701 (217/785-8774); Site Superintendent, Ramsey Lake State Park, P.O. Box 97, Ramsey 62080 (618/423-2215)
Dedicated: 
October 1997
Size: 
11.26 acres nature preserve
Topographic Quad: 
Ramsey
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