• Greene Prairie and Grady Knolls

    Sunday’s tour of the Grady Tract took us through two of the Arboretum’s restored communities: northern xeric (dry) forest and oak savanna alongside a restored … Read more

  • Curtis Prairie

    Myriad splashes of bright yellow and purple flowers filled the humid air with intoxicating fragrances this sunny 77-degree afternoon. Only a few mosquitoes annoyed the nine visitors … Read more

  • A Prairie Birthday

    Aldo Leopold’s essay “A Prairie Birthday,” which gave the July 2 tour its name, is the latter of the two July pieces in A Sand … Read more