Environmental Restoration Group 2022 Educational Field Trips

By Terry Bonace

Enjoy our beautiful Northwest Indiana flora in 3 field trips in the 2022 growing season. No fee but memberships is required in the Beverly Shores Environmental Restoration Group (ERG) to participate. To find out about membership, go to bserg.org or contact Terry Bonace tbonace@gmail.com. Terry Bonace and Candice Smith will be your field trip leaders. Group size is limited to 10 people, Sign-up is required prior to the field trips.

Warren Woods State Park near Three Oaks, Michigan on Friday, May 6 at 9:00 a.m (Central Daylight Savings Time). This high quality woodland has old growth beech/maple forest and an abundance of spring wildflowers.

John Merle Coulter Nature Preserve, Portage, Indiana, on Friday, July 8 at 9:00 a.m. This Shirley Heinze Land Trust preserve is a complex of sand prairie, oak savanna and wetlands and is rich in plant diversity.

Great Marsh Trail, Beverly Shores, Indiana, Indiana Dunes National Park on Saturday, August 13, 9 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.. Right in our own back yard, this trail displays a high diversity of wetland species, many of which will be flowering

To sign up, contact Terry Bonace at tbonace@gmail.com or Candice Smith at candicepetersonsmith@gmail.com. Hikes will all end by noon or before.

Beverly Shores Environmental Restoration Group,
P.O. Box 667, Beverly Shores, IN 46301