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Coffin Wild Flower Reservation

August 13, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 2:30 pm

$33 – $40

This sanctuary is one of seven owned by the Society. Hilly woods, a brook, and 1,256 feet of sandy shore and tidal marsh make up the 177-acre sanctuary, which borders lovely Merrymeeting Bay, well-known for its diversity of waterfowl. This hike along the trails will take us through woodlands that border the east side of the bay to a large, old stand of bigtooth aspen and fascinating freshwater estuary plants that are limited to this rare habitat type. Bring binoculars if you have them; be prepared to get your feet wet!

Habitat: estuary and mixed hardwood-conifer forest
Known For: freshwater estuary plants
Difficulty: Easy/Moderate
Program Code: FDT8029
Instructor: Ted Elliman, botanist and author of "Wild Flowers of New England"

Details

Date:
August 13, 2017
Time:
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Cost:
$33 – $40
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Website:
http://www.newenglandwild.org/learn/our-programs/coffin-wild-flower-reservation

Organizer

New England Wild Flower Society
Phone:
508-877-7630 *3303
Email:
education@newenglandwild.org
Website:
http://www.newenglandwild.org/

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Not for profit or community group

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