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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Ole' Fashion Christmas 11/26/2021 Medford - 0.26 miles away
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MACC Pine Line Marathon 4/23/2022 Medford - 0.27 miles away
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MACC Harvest Days 10/29/2021 - 10/31/2021 Medford - 0.3 miles away
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Curtiss Snowmobile Drag Races 2/05/2022 Curtiss - 13.3 miles away
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Abbotsford Christmas Parade 12/04/2021 Abbotsford - 13.4 miles away
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Santa Days Craft Show 12/11/2021 Owen - 17.21 miles away
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SK Speedway Racing 4/23/2021 - 4/24/2021 Unity - 20.63 miles away