Yellow River Ice-Walled Lake Plain

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This 200-acre site is unique as an -ôIce-walled lake plain-ö, a glacial feature with a flat, rich, fertile plateau. The area is a rich, mesic hardwood forest with mature stands of Sugar maple/basswood and hemlock/yellow birch, as well as Tamarack/black spruce swamp forest. Steep erosion ravines cut through the plain, where many fern species abound (including some rare ones). Bird species here include the Barred Owl, Pileated Woodpecker, Hermit Thrush, Wood Thrush, Wood Peewee, Yellow-throated Vireo, Black and White Warbler, Black-throated Blue Warbler, Magnolia Warbler, American Redstart, and Yellow-bellied Flycatcher.

Nearby Places

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Greenwood Concerts in the Park 7/05/2017 - 7/26/2017 Greenwood - 28.67 miles away
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Concerts at the Gazebo 7/06/2017 - 8/24/2017 Merrill - 32.54 miles away
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Concerts on the Square 6/21/2017 - 8/23/2017 Wausau - 37.27 miles away
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Enduring Beauty: Art Nouveau Glass 12/03/2016 - 7/30/2017 Wausau - 37.9 miles away
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Music on the River 6/21/2017 - 7/26/2017 Tomahawk - 38.03 miles away
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Music In The Park 6/01/2017 - 7/31/2017 Ladysmith - 43.25 miles away
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Snowshoe Baseball 6/19/2017 - 8/28/2017 Lake Tomahawk - 56.36 miles away