Tag: wetlands

Join us on our Facebook page every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 10 a.m. for a live video with Great Parks staff. Explore the Shaker Trace Wetlands with us! Nature Interpreter Lisa shares more about winter wetland visitors and the role wetlands play in Hamilton County in today’s broadcast.

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Join us on our Facebook page Mondays through Fridays at 10 a.m. for a live video with Great Parks staff. Did you know wetlands are one of the most important and diverse ecosystems in Southwest Ohio? Learn more about wetland habitats as Conservation & Parks Technician Jaimie takes us on a tour of the wetland at Parky’s Farm.

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It was only two weeks ago that the region was buried in snow and now the rivers are flowing, creatures are stirring and plants are starting to flower. One of our favorite signs of spring in the parks is the emergence of eastern skunk cabbage (Symplocarpus foetidus). Skunk cabbage is amazing because its flower produces […]

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