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Midewin by Auto

Dates: Now - Aug. 17, 2019
Times: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Category: Education/History Nature
Location: Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie, 30239 South State Route 53, Wilmington, Il 60481
Phone: 815-423-6370
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Explore Midewin by car caravan to view restored wetlands and prairie and observe wildlife. Find out why ecological restoration is so important and experience some of Midewin's best examples of restored prairie. Learn how Midewin will change and what that will mean for wildlife and recreation. Visit one of the remaining ammunition bunkers for a glimpse into the past. A few stops at points of interest are made; you can stay in your vehicle if you choose to. This tour takes place on unimproved roads, gravel and potholes can be expected.

If you'd like to register for this tour, please call 815-423-6370.


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