Utilizing these areas for active management allows increased diversity without disturbing rare or sensitive species. Management practices include restoring native tree or prairie species, wetland restoration and removal of invasive species.
Preservation Parks continues to utilize biotic surveys within our parks, so we can interpret the quality of our natural areas. BioBlitzes are quick surveys of all species in an area, usually done by several individuals over a 24-hour period. Click here for the results of a BioBlitz held recently on recently-acquired property along Pollack Road. BioBlitz Species
Nest box monitors help keep track of nest box conditions and record the many birds that fledge from them each season. To assist with monitoring, or to participate in a future BioBlitz, please contact the Volunteer & Special Events coordinator Saundra McBrearty email@example.com.
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