Join IDNR Heritage Biologist Scott Ballard on a guided hike of Snake Road in the LaRue-Pine Hills Research Natural Area during the biannual 'Snake Migration" starting at 12:00pm. Long pants, sturdy shoes and water are recommended. See flyer for directions and more information.
Oct. 7th, 2015 - from 2:00 to 5:00pm Celebrate Oak Awareness Month and enjoy a guided tour along the beautiful Rim Rock Trail as you learn about the many oak tree species in the area. Join botanists on a guided tour as they focus on the oak tree, its history, and the importance of the tree species in a healthy ecosystem. Click here for more information.
Join us at Critter Night, an annual event to learn about the nocturnal animals of southern Illinois. This event is held at the Lincoln Memorial Picnic Grounds in Jonesboro from 430pm-630pm. Special guest Bev Shofstall of Free Again, Inc. will present "Birds of Prey" at 530pm. Please bring a lawn chair or blanket for the presentation.