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Dragonfly Program at Boch Hollow State Nature Preserve on July 25

Posted on 7/17/2015 by State Nature Preserves

Nothing brings out our inner child like catching insects on a summer day. Join the Ohio Department of Natural Resources at Boch Hollow State Nature Preserve on Saturday, July 25 at 10 a.m. to learn all about nature’s acrobatic warriors-- dragonflies.

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Experience Unique Summer Flowers at Irwin Prairie State Nature Preserve

Posted on 6/25/2015 by State Nature Preserves

Experience a beautiful floral display along a wetland boardwalk in northwest Ohio by joining a free naturalist-led walk on Saturday, June 27 beginning at 10:00 am at Irwin Prairie State Nature Preserve in Lucas County.

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What is a Sedge?

Posted on 6/22/2015 by State Nature Preserves

Sedges. The mere mention of these grass-like plants can make even the most enthusiastic of plant lovers furrow their brow. That comes as little surprise due to the complexity and excruciating similarities this unique family is known for. But have no fear! This post is designed to open your eyes to the beauty and aesthetic details of this often shunned group.

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