Our nature preserves are open to the public 365 days per year, providing natural places that offer peace and respite for all. We do love dogs, however... Because it is an important bird area (IBA) for nesting grassland birds who are very sensitive to the presence of dogs, they are not allowed at Kirkwood … Learn more about our nature preserves.
Herping with a Wildlife Biologist
Mike McGraw is a professional Wildlife Biologist working for Applied Ecological Services. He consults on ecological restoration projects in a variety of habitats all around the country. While he is an expert on many kinds of wildlife, his favorite are herps (amphibians and reptiles). Explore Rushton Woods for salamanders, snakes, and frogs with the expert, and learn what it takes to be a wildlife biologist!
This event is Birds and Wildlife (Bird Icon).
Rushton Nature Keepers (RNK) is a membership only program for children ages 7-11. You can only register for individual RNK events if you have paid the membership fee. For more information about Rushton Nature Keepers click here. Contact Blake Goll, Education Programs Manager with questions at firstname.lastname@example.org.