Bauer Brockway Barrens State Natural Area

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Bauer-Brockway Barrens State Natural Area is a 240-acre sandy barrens with scattered open-grown jack pine and Hill's Oak. The rare Karner blue butterfly thrives on the prairie's wild lupine. Other prairie plants include June grass, little bluestem grass, sand primrose, bird's-foot violet, western sunflower and cream wild indigo. Shrubs such as American hazelnut and New Jersey Tea provide singing platforms for many grassland birds including Field and Vesper sparrow, Nashville and Prairie Warblers, Indigo Bunting, and Eastern Towhee.

Nearby Places

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FIREWORKS - Festival in the Park 7/03/2021 Black River Falls - 6.25 miles away
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Alma Center Strawberry Festival 6/25/2021 - 6/27/2021 Alma Center - 12.76 miles away
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Cranberry Blossom Day 6/26/2021 Warrens - 16.65 miles away
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Cranberry Blossom Day 6/26/2021 Warrens - 16.68 miles away
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Midwest Rockbouncer Shootout 6/26/2021 Neillsville - 19.17 miles away
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Cranberry Blossom Day 6/26/2021 Warrens - 20.19 miles away
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Kayak Rendezvous 6/26/2021 Sparta - 24.8 miles away
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Downtown Thursday Nights 7/01/2021 - 8/12/2021 Tomah - 24.98 miles away